When It Comes to Medical Specialists, How Much Do They Make?

A new study finds that there is no difference between psychiatrists and psychologists, but there are many differences.“There is no such thing as a ‘purely mental’ psychiatrist,” the study authors write.“In the vast majority of cases, the psychiatrist is a licensed psychologist and has an appropriate education and training.”In fact, the study found that the […]

Australia’s psychologists earn the least

In 2018, Australia’s average salary for a psychologist was $62,100, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).A spokesperson for the ABS said this was the lowest salary paid to a psychologist in Australia.“We have a psychologist on the frontline, a specialist in mental health who is also a licensed […]