19-3031 Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

Occupational Description:
Diagnose and treat mental disorders; learning disabilities; and cognitive, behavioral, and emotional problems, using individual, child, family, and group therapies. May design and implement behavior modification programs.

Occupational Employment Statistics(OES) Wage Data
Wages Updated to First Quarter, 2018
GeographyEmploymentEmp SE*MeanMean SE*10th25thMedian75th90th
Minnesota 3,350355$39.76/hr$1.15/hr$22.26/hr$29.71/hr$38.30/hr$47.51/hr$60.61/hr
U S 108,0601,513$39.37/hr$0.28/hr$20.55/hr$27.38/hr$36.35/hr$47.57/hr$59.99/hr
*SE = Standard error, a measure of the statistical reliability of the estimate.

Leading Industries for Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
IndustryOES EmploymentOES Median Wage
Education and Health Services3,150$38.56/hr
Public Administration170$36.37/hr
Other Regional Data For Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists
Geography (click title for details)OESProjections
EmploymentMedian Wage% Change 2016 - 2026
Minnesota 3,350 $38.30/hr 11.9%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI MetroSA 2,290 $40.46/hr N/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,070 $40.50/hr 13.5%
Central Minnesota 250 $35.15/hr 15.2%
Southwest Minnesota 200 $32.50/hr 5.2%
Northeast Minnesota 180 $37.21/hr N/A
La Crosse, WI-MN MetroSA 180 $29.75/hr N/A
Southeast Balance of State 180 $33.87/hr N/A
Northwest Minnesota 170 $32.34/hr 7.0%
Duluth, MN-WI MetroSA 170 $36.54/hr N/A
Northwest Balance of State 150 $32.46/hr N/A
Fargo, ND-MN MetroSA 110 $41.64/hr N/A
Mankato-North Mankato, MN MetroSA 100 $31.70/hr N/A
Southwest Balance of State 100 $32.62/hr N/A
St. Cloud, MN MetroSA 80 $34.12/hr N/A
Grand Forks, ND-MN MetroSA 70 $32.52/hr N/A
Northeast Balance of State 20 $28.87/hr N/A
Southeast Minnesota N/A $37.97/hr 11.1%
Rochester, MN MetroSA N/A $39.25/hr N/A
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EmploymentMedian Wage% Change 2016 - 2026
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education24,670$61,092/yr4.6%
Child, Family, and School Social Workers7,470$25.87/hr9.6%
Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors4,440$25.69/hr6.7%
Instructional Coordinators3,140$31.04/hr8.2%
Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education3,070$56,531/yr4.5%
Occupational Therapists2,820$35.53/hr11.0%
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists1,370$31.23/hr7.4%
Recreational Therapists520$23.11/hr12.9%
Directors, Religious Activities and Education300$23.53/hr5.3%
Tasks for Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists