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Therapist salary in United States

How much does a Therapist make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $35.70
Low $19.90
High $64.03
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a therapist is $35.70 per hour in the United States. 14.8k salaries reported, updated at December 3, 2022

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Top companies for Therapists in United States

  1. Path Mental Health
    172 reviews8 salaries reported
    $73.47per hour
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Highest paying cities for Therapists near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $43.18 per hour
    289 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $38.73 per hour
    315 salaries reported
  3. Jacksonville, FL
    $35.19 per hour
    158 salaries reported
  1. Philadelphia, PA
    $34.50 per hour
    62 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $34.47 per hour
    341 salaries reported
  3. Salt Lake City, UT
    $31.00 per hour
    59 salaries reported
  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $29.59 per hour
    145 salaries reported
  2. Indianapolis, IN
    $29.31 per hour
    92 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $28.94 per hour
    177 salaries reported
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Where can a Therapist earn more?

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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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