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Therapist salary in United States

How much does a Therapist make in the United States?

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The average salary for a therapist is $35.39 per hour in the United States. 15.8k salaries reported, updated at July 2, 2022.

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Top companies for Therapists in United States

  1. Beautiful Minds
    14 reviews33 salaries reported
    $71.29per hour
  2. $46.68per hour
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Highest paying cities for Therapists in United States

  1. New York, NY
    $40.98 per hour
    272 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $38.80 per hour
    350 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $38.39 per hour
    150 salaries reported
  1. Denver, CO
    $37.69 per hour
    101 salaries reported
  2. Philadelphia, PA
    $37.33 per hour
    101 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $37.17 per hour
    42 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $36.13 per hour
    361 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $36.04 per hour
    353 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $35.05 per hour
    89 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Therapists

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • 403(b) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Internet reimbursement
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 5,543 ratings

46% of Therapists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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Average $90,601 per year

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

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Average $42.15 per hour

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