Salaries and Benefits


Residents are required to obtain a license to practice psychology in the state of West Virginia. Taking and passing the EPPP written examination is required by the end of the first year. Study materials are provided and fees are paid by the department. To complete the residency, the oral examination for licensure in the state of WV must be passed during the second year. Again, fees are paid by the department for the oral examination.

Salary and Benefits

The current salary is $38,000 for the first year and $40,000 for the second year. Health insurance is available for family or single at a reasonable rate. The Resident receives a minimum of $750 a year for conference expenses. Vacation, sick leave, and professional leave are standard.