Forensic Psychologist Salary

£43,100
per year
per month
£2,750
per month
per year

Forensic Psychologist - Average Salary

The average salary for a Forensic Psychologist is £43,100 gross per year (£2,750 net per month), which is £13,500 (+46%) higher than the UK's national average salary.
A Forensic Psychologist can expect an average starting salary of £34,900. The highest salaries can exceed £82,000.
£34,900
Low
£43,100
Average
£82,000
High
£2,270
Low
£2,750
Average
£4,670
High

Forensic Psychologist Salary - Distribution

Trainee
£26,300
Low
£34,900
Average
£43,100
Experienced
£56,700
High
£82,000
Trainee
£1,780
Low
£2,270
Average
£2,750
Experienced
£3,450
High
£4,670
Trainee Forensic Psychologists have the lowest salaries, while more experienced roles like Consultant Forensic Psychologists enjoy the highest salaries.

Forensic Psychologist - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Consultant Forensic Psychologist£75K/year
+74% 
Band 8 Forensic Psychologist£55K/year
+27% 
Trainee Forensic Psychologist£26K/year
 -39%

Forensic Psychologist - Pay by Experience Level

An Entry Level Forensic Psychologist with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of £34,900 gross per year. A mid career Forensic Psychologist with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £41,600, while an experienced Forensic Psychologist with 10-20 years of experience makes on average £56,700. Forensic Psychologists with more than 20 years of experience earn £63,400 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Forensic Psychologist

Late Career▲ +47%
Experienced▲ +32%
Average Salary£43,100/year
Mid Career▼ -3%
Entry Level▼ -19%

Gender Breakdown

Female
58%
Male
42%

Forensic Psychologist - Jobs by Location

Forensic Psychologist - Related Salaries

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Forensic Psychologist jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
Don’t miss out on new job vacancies!
Enter your email now and get all the latest Forensic Psychology jobs
It's free, and you can cancel email updates at any time
Get new jobs by email!
Get email updates for the latest Forensic Psychology jobs
It's free, and you can cancel email updates at any time