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Industrial-Organizational Psychologists in Virginia

Get the information you need to know about working as an Industrial-Organizational Psychologist.

6.0% Jobs Projection
$126,540 Median Salary
40 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists in Virginia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists in Virginia is growing faster than average.

  • Industrial-Organizational Psychologists in Virginia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Industrial-Organizational Psychologists Work in Virginia?

In Virginia, there were 200 people working as Industrial-Organizational Psychologists in the year 2018.

There were 240 Industrial-Organizational Psychologists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists in VA Employment Trend

The typical state has 70 Industrial-Organizational Psychologists working in it, which means Virginia has more Industrial-Organizational Psychologists than average.

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists in VA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Virginia

Jobs for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists in this state are growing at a rate of 6.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 5.9%.

Job Projections for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists: Nation vs. VA

Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 40 annual Industrial-Organizational Psychologists job openings in Virginia, and 530 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 100 annual jobs and 1,800 total jobs in 2026.

What do Industrial-Organizational Psychologists Make in Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists ranged from $53,720 to $202,640 with $126,540 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $25.83 to $97.42. The median hourly rate was $60.84.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $60.13 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.71.

The median salary in Virginia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Industrial-Organizational Psychologists Earnings: VA vs. National Average

Top Virginia Metros for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Industrial-Organizational Psychologists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 180 $129,920

Top States for Industrial-Organizational Psychologists Employment

View the list below to see where most Industrial-Organizational Psychologists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Virginia 200 $126,540
Massachusetts 100 $64,820
California 40 $129,300
New Jersey 30 $116,890

Below are the states where Industrial-Organizational Psychologists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $129,300
Virginia $126,540
New Jersey $116,890
Minnesota $98,400
Pennsylvania $80,400
Massachusetts $64,820
Oklahoma $57,440

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Occupation VA Employment Total
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