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Child Psychologist Salary
in Nevada, United States

$86,872 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Child Psychologist is $86,872 a year and $42 an hour in Nevada, United States. The average salary range for a Child Psychologist is between $61,421 and $107,642. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Child Psychologist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nevada, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Investigates problems concerning growth and development of emotional, mental, physical, and social aspects of individuals, to increase understanding of origins of behavior and processes of human growth and decline: formulates hypothesis or research problem and selects or develops method of investigation to test hypothesis.
  • Studies behavior of children to analyze processes of learning, development of language in children, and parents' influence on children's behavior.
  • Administers intelligence and performance tests to establish and measure patterns of intellectual and psychological growth, development, and decline in children and adults.
  • Observes and records behavior of infants to establish patterns of social, motor, and sensory development.
  • Analyzes growth of social values and attitudes, using information obtained from observation, questionnaires, and interviews.
  • Formulates theories based on research findings for application in such fields as juvenile delinquency, education and guidance of children, parent education, and welfare of aged.
  • Experiments with animals psychologist, experimental, to make comparative studies across species lines to contribute to understanding of human behavior.
  • May specialize in study and treatment of children and be designated child psychologist.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Child Psychologist Job Listings for Nevada, United States

Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychologist
Nov 9
Reno, NV, USA
Renown Health (formerly Washoe Health System)
Renown Health, Northern Nevada?s largest and only not-for-profit locally governed healthcare network is seeking a Child and Adolescent Psychologist to join our physician-led, highly successful ...
School Psychologist
Nov 30
Las Vegas, United States
HealthPRO Management Services, Inc.
Overview School Psychologist - Pediatric School Based Therapy Join our Pediatric School Based Team, and use your passion Psychology to help make a difference in a child's life! * School Psychologist ...
School Psychologist
Dec 10
North Las Vegas, United States
HealthPRO Management Services, Inc.
Overview School Psychologist - Pediatric school based Join our Pediatric School Based Team and use your passion to help make a difference in a child's life! School Psychologist available to begin ...
Police Officer
Oct 29
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Las Vegas Paiute Tribe
... psychological examination Clear a background investigation Posses a current valid NV driver ... Child Development Center, and a Health & Human Services Clinic