Psychologist II

Robert E. Sams, M.D., PLLC - Parkersburg, WV

ContractEstimated: $120,000 - $170,000 a year

PhD and Masters Level Licensed Psychologists.

Very Busy & Established Outpatient Private Practice in Parkersburg, WV

*Is Accepting Applications from All Levels of Experience

We are an established outpatient Mental Health Clinic with over 40 years of providing psychiatry and therapy services at this location. We provide services to all ages.

The providers on site (not on TV) in Parkersburg, WV Offices include two Psychiatrists, five Nurse Practitioners, one Physician Assistant, four full time therapists and three part time therapists.

We are looking for PhD and Masters Level Licensed Psychologists, Counselors, Social Workers with counseling license to join our practice.

We are hiring because our therapists have been over booked for 2 years. We have just completed construction on 7 new therapy offices. We have a large community of referral sources: area doctors and schools, in addition to our own in-house doctors and doctor extenders.


Compensation is Based on 1099 Contractor split. Therapists are paid a percentage of the payments received for services they provide based on their level of education. A full time Ph.D. Level Licensed Psychologist is paid 75% of payments received. A full time Masters Level Licensed Psychologist is paid 65% of payments received.

We electronically enter and submit all billing claims one business day after the client is seen. Denials are corrected and resubmitted within three days after the client is seen. Thus contractors income is much more stable and reliable.

Example of Contractor Pay: Average payment for one hour of therapy provided by a Masters Level Licensed Psychologist is $70.00. A full time Masters Level Licensed Psychologist is paid 65% of $70.00 which equals $46.00. If you worked 40 hours a week and 52 weeks a year with a 100% show-up rate the psychologist would be paid about $95,000 for the year. 100% show-up rate is not likely; however, 80% show-up rate is done frequently and accomplished if you care and try to know what you’re doing. 80% show-up rate means the psychologist would be paid $76,544 for the year.

Therapist Requirements:

Ability to be Licensed (not supervised) in West Virginia which requires minimum of Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology.


Company pays 100% of Malpractice Insurance. 1099 contractor has the ability to purchase our group health, vision, and dental insurance through Highmark of WV.

No hospital work and no on-call. When you are off you are off.

To Apply: Send Resume/CV to Erik Sams by email on indeed or by mail to Attn: Erik Sams, CEO, 3199 Core Road, Parkersburg, WV 26104.

If you have questions please contact: Erik Sams, CEO Phone (304) 485-5185. If I am not able to answer please leave a voice mail and I will return your call ASAP.

Job Type: Contract


  • Master's (Required)


  • Parkersburg, WV 26104 (Required)