Massage Therapist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$48,000
$30,000
Min 10%
$48,000
Median 50%
$77,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Allina Health System
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a massage therapist make?
The national average salary for a Massage Therapist in the U.S. is $48,218 annually or $23.18 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $77,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $30,000 per year. Health Care companies and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Massage Therapist salaries are Alaska, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, and New York. The typical tenure for a Massage Therapist is 3.5 years.

Average Massage Therapist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Massage Therapist in the USA is $48,218 annually or $23.18 hourly. Massage Therapists make the most in New York, NY at about $62,506 per year. The New York, NY average entry-level salary for Massage Therapists is $30,000. Some of the states with the best Massage Therapist salaries are Alaska, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, and Delaware. Utah, South Dakota, Idaho, North Dakota, and Wyoming are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Massage Therapist Salaries

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

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Average Massage Therapist Salary By Company

If you are a Massage Therapist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Massage Therapists are Health Care companies and Hospitality companies. Massage Therapists at Allina Health System and Fairview Health Services report the highest salaries. Companies like Envision Healthcare and Banner Health also report very competitive wages for Massage Therapists.

Massage Therapist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Massage Therapist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Massage Therapist
04/28/2020
$40,000
Massage Therapist
04/28/2020
$40,000
Hand & Stone
Licensed Massage Therapist
04/28/2020
$32,000
Massage Therapist
04/26/2020
$30,000
Massage Therapist-or-Flex Schedule
04/26/2020
$37,566
Massage Therapist or-Flexible Scheduling
04/24/2020
$50,000
Massage Therapist-Full Book-Great Signing Bonus!-or Available!
04/24/2020
$56,349
Massage Therapist-Guaranteed Clientele
04/24/2020
$35,479
Massage Therapist
04/23/2020
$56,349
Massage Therapist &
04/23/2020
$45,000
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