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,
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.