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Therapist salary in United States

How much does a Therapist make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $30.74
Low $20.03
High $47.17
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a therapist is $30.74 per hour in the United States. 21.9k salaries reported, updated at September 25, 2023

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Top companies for Therapists in United States

  1. Greater New Jersey Creative Counseling
    15 reviews173 salaries reported
    $55.38per hour
  2. $33.69per hour
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Highest paying cities for Therapists near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $52.51 per hour
    352 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $42.11 per hour
    396 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $40.51 per hour
    242 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $40.17 per hour
    245 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $37.84 per hour
    232 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $37.39 per hour
    236 salaries reported
  1. Jacksonville, FL
    $36.40 per hour
    205 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $30.91 per hour
    184 salaries reported
  3. Indianapolis, IN
    $27.64 per hour
    208 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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