Family Therapist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$43,000
$30,000
Min 10%
$43,000
Median 50%
$63,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Magellan Health
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a family therapist make?
The national average salary for a Family Therapist in the United States is $43,723 per year or $21.02 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $63,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $30,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Family Therapists are in Non Profits companies and Health Care companies. New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Iowa, and Kansas are some of the states with the best Family Therapist salaries in the US. The typical employment for a Family Therapist is 2.7 years.
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Average Family Therapist Salary By Location

Family Therapists in the United States of America make on average $43,723 a year or $21.02 per hour. The city with the highest Family Therapist salary is New York, NY at $48,750 per year. The average entry-level salary in New York, NY is $30,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Family Therapist salaries are New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Iowa, and Kansas. West Virginia, Florida, and Georgia have the lowest Family Therapist salaries.

Map of Family Therapist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Family Therapists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Family Therapist Salary By Company

There is good job security in Family Therapist positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Family Therapists are Non Profits companies and Health Care companies. Magellan Health and HEARTLAND HEALTH SYS are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like CoxHealth or Trinity Health System, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Family Therapists.

Family Therapist Salary History

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