Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Mental Health Therapist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$87,316 / yrTotal Pay
$61,834 / yrBase Pay
$25,482 / yrAdditional Pay

$87,316

 / yr
$47K$423K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Mental Health Therapist is $87,316 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $61,834 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $25,482 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Pacific Clinics
3.2

Pacific Clinics

Mental Health Therapist

$61,501

 /yr
Range: $55K - $74K
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$55K

$74K

$55,268 - $74,252 Range

179 Jobs
Foresight Mental Health
3.6

Foresight Mental Health

Mental Health Therapist - Hourly

$50

 /hr
Range: $33 - $60

$33

$60

$33 - $60 Range

Fred Finch Youth Center
3.4

Fred Finch Youth Center

Mental Health Therapist - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $22 - $34

$22

$34

$22 - $34 Range

Sea Mar Community Health Centers
3.1

Sea Mar Community Health Centers

Mental Health Therapist

$62,274

 /yr
Range: $56K - $69K

$56K

$69K

$56,295 - $68,532 Range

Centerstone
3.1

Centerstone

Mental Health Therapist

$41,740

 /yr
Range: $38K - $44K

$38K

$44K

$38,359 - $44,214 Range

LifeWorks NW
3.3

LifeWorks NW

Mental Health Therapist

$50,437

 /yr
Range: $39K - $81K

$39K

$81K

$39,033 - $80,744 Range

Morrison Child and Family Services
3.8

Morrison Child and Family Services

Mental Health Therapist

$47,035

 /yr
Range: $43K - $53K

$43K

$53K

$43,351 - $53,003 Range

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Lehigh Valley Community Mental Health Centers
2.8

$45,854

 /yr
Range: $43K - $52K

$43K

$52K

$43,212 - $51,854 Range

Kaiser Permanente
3.9

Kaiser Permanente

Mental Health Therapist

$112,780

 /yr
Range: $94K - $120K

$94K

$120K

$93,815 - $119,700 Range

Consejo Counseling and Referral Service
2.7

$51,063

 /yr
Range: $46K - $60K

$46K

$60K

$45,523 - $60,335 Range

Providence
3.7

Providence

Mental Health Therapist

$71,011

 /yr
Range: $49K - $85K

$49K

$85K

$49,250 - $84,579 Range

Region 8 Mental Health Services
3.8

Region 8 Mental Health Services

Mental Health Therapist

$37,103

 /yr
Range: $24K - $45K

$24K

$45K

$24,269 - $44,822 Range

Catholic Charities USA
3.7

Catholic Charities USA

Mental Health Therapist

$57,782

 /yr
Range: $45K - $69K

$45K

$69K

$45,188 - $68,889 Range

Options Counseling
4.0

Options Counseling

Mental Health Therapist

$48,370

 /yr
Range: $44K - $59K

$44K

$59K

$44,289 - $58,651 Range

Seneca Family of Agencies
4.1

Seneca Family of Agencies

Mental Health Therapist

$57,721

 /yr
Range: $49K - $72K

$49K

$72K

$48,872 - $72,000 Range

New York Psychotherapy and Counseling Center
3.6

$66,406

 /yr
Range: $60K - $85K

$60K

$85K

$60,457 - $84,713 Range

Massage Heights
3.2

Massage Heights

Mental Health Therapist

$43,912

 /yr
Range: $43K - $49K

$43K

$49K

$42,813 - $49,044 Range

Community Mental Health Authority
3.8

Community Mental Health Authority

Mental Health Therapist

$55,757

 /yr
Range: $47K - $60K

$47K

$60K

$46,739 - $60,011 Range

Shields for Families
4.4

Shields for Families

Mental Health Therapist

$60,988

 /yr
Range: $45K - $79K

$45K

$79K

$45,356 - $78,940 Range

Tarzana Treatment Centers
3.0

Tarzana Treatment Centers

Mental Health Therapist - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $27 - $33

$27

$33

$27 - $33 Range

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$14

/hrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Therapist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$20

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8 days ago by a Addiction Therapist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Qualified Mental Health Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$38

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Outpatient Therapist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$54,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Therapist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$3,000

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Contract Therapist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$41,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Therapist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$68,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Bilingual Therapist with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Mental Health Therapist salaries

The national average salary for a Mental Health Therapist is $52,845 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Mental Health Therapist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1220 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Mental Health Therapist employees.

The highest salary for a Mental Health Therapist in United States is $73,160 per year.

The lowest salary for a Mental Health Therapist in United States is $38,171 per year.

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