Psychology today is not what it was twenty years ago. And psychology twenty years from now won't be what it is today. Psychology is an exciting, ever evolving field of behavioral science that offers a myriad of career opportunities in a variety of fields and industries. The following directory covers the most popular and growing career fields of psychology. Explore careers in clinical, developmental, cognitive, consumer, counseling, industrial-occupational, forensic, child, school psychology and more.
Organizational psychologists, often referred to as Industrial-Organizational Psychologists or I-O Psychologists, are some of the highest paid psychology professionals in the world.
While the median annual pay for I-O Psychologists is roughly $80,000 a year, I-O Psychologists working in the private sector can earn over $120,000 a year.
I-O psychologists develop techniques meant to enhance productivity, assist managers assigning employees to project groups, and improve product testing methods for private corporations and government agencies.