You can earn the biggest paychecks from your position as a clinical psychologist in the city where you work.
You can also earn more if you work at a nonprofit, or work at an area hospital.
But for the rest of us, you won’t get much money from your clinical work.
Here are six ways you can earn more by becoming a clinical assistant psychologist in Austin.
Salary calculator A salary calculator can help you find the perfect job in your area.
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Salary scale The salary scale shows the average salary for a clinical psychology position across the country.
It’s a good way to compare your pay with the average salaries of other clinical psychologists.
You’ll need to work your way up to the top of the scale, which is $85,000 to $100,000.
Here’s how to calculate your salary.
Qualifications You must be a clinical psychologists full-time or part-time employee to qualify.
A clinical psychologist’s primary job is to provide clinical services to patients in the healthcare system.
To qualify, you must be trained in clinical psychology and have at least a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.
You must also have at or above a minimum of 12 years experience in clinical clinical psychology in addition to your clinical psychology degree.
You may be eligible for the State Medical Examiner’s Specialized Occupational Safety and Health Education Program, which provides training in occupational safety and health to a registered nurse or paramedic.
Your work may also include work as a primary care practitioner, an emergency medical technician, or a primary caregiver for a person with mental illness or developmental disabilities.
A certified clinical psychologist, or clinical psychologist assistant, must have completed at least one year of training in clinical psychologist training.
Your supervisor must also meet the same qualification requirements.
Qualifying applicants must be in their 30s, have a high school diploma or GED, have completed two years of clinical psychology training, and have a minimum salary of $65,000 per year.
Candidates who are qualified are required to pass a physical exam, which can be done online or at a facility.
You have to pass an online physical exam to qualify for this position.
Qualified candidates are required for an annual physical examination, which may be done by a licensed physical therapist.
Your salary can’t be based on the number of hours you work, although some pay scales can give you the option to adjust the salary based on hours worked.
If you’re not interested in the pay scale, you can opt to look at the salary calculator to see if you’re eligible for this role.
Job fairs You can get help finding a job in Austin by taking part in job fairs that are held at several hospitals in the area.
To apply for a job fair, call the city of Austin or the San Antonio Fire Department at 713-266-2900 or visit the Austin Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Job interviews are typically held in the Austin community and are open to the public.
If the job is not available, you may qualify for the Community Career Fair Program.
If your interest is in an office job, contact the Austin Community College Job Development Office at 512-876-7000.
Your next step is to check your eligibility for this job fair.
For more tips on how to get the most out of your job search, check out our career fairs page.
If a position does not exist, you should also contact your supervisor and make sure that they’re familiar with your qualifications.
You’re likely to be offered an office position, which will provide additional support.
Find out more about the Austin job fair schedule.