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Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists (19-3031)

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.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 131 137 4.58 3 6 10
United States 162000 185800 0.0 3900 8300 14600
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 42.93 22.31 29.21 38.37 50.41 66.61
Alaska 39.18 20.17 26.68 38.94 48.92 59.78
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 41.18 24.86 30.17 39.96 49.73 61.14
Fairbanks North Star Borough 29.98 15.80 18.89 23.23 40.72 55.48
Balance of State 44.45 29.00 36.12 44.28 49.87 59.64

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.