MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$44,000
$30,000
Min 10%
$44,000
Median 50%
$66,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a mental health clinician make?
Mental Health Clinicians in America make, on average, $44,980 a year or $21.63 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $30,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $66,000. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Mental Health Clinician jobs are Alaska, Nevada, California, Colorado, and Utah. Most Mental Health Clinicians spend 2.8 years in the position.

Average Mental Health Clinician Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Mental Health Clinician makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Mental Health Clinicians are Health Care companies and Professional companies. Mental Health Clinicians at Jefferson Center for Mental Health Inc. and Marathon Petroleum report the highest salaries. Companies like Family & Children's Services and HEARTLAND HEALTH SYS also pay high salaries to their Mental Health Clinicians.

Average Mental Health Clinician Salary By Location

Mental Health Clinicians in the US makes an average salary of $44,980 per year or $21.63 per hour. The top city when it comes to Mental Health Clinician salaries is San Francisco, CA at $63,298 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Mental Health Clinicians is $40,000. Alaska, Nevada, California, Colorado, and Utah are the states with the highest payscale for Mental Health Clinicians. West Virginia, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Alabama are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$63,298
2
Fairbanks, AK
$61,608
3
Aurora, CO
$53,966
4
Glendale, AZ
$50,802
5
Albuquerque, NM
$49,044

Average Mental Health Clinician Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Mental Health Clinician works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Non Profits companies, Utilities companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Mental Health Clinicians. Non Profits companies pay their Mental Health Clinicians the highest wages, averaging $46,458 per year. Utilities companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $45,880 and $45,195, respectively. At $43,263, the average salary for Mental Health Clinicians in the Professional industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Non Profits
$46,458
2
Utilities
$45,880
3
Health Care
$45,195
4
Hospitality
$44,013
5
Professional
$43,263

RECENTLY ADDED Mental Health Clinician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$56,349
Fresno County Office of Education
Mental Health Clinician
10/29/2019
$84,978
10/29/2019
$41,114
Core Health
Mental Health Clinician
10/27/2019
$42,000
Milwaukee County
Mental Health Clinician
10/27/2019
$51,570
10/26/2019
$77,386
Glenn County Office of Education
Mental Health Clinician
10/26/2019
$90,492
Aspire Health
Mental Health Clinician
10/25/2019
$51,132
Tehama County Health Services
Mental Health Clinician
10/24/2019
$50,316
UTMB Health
Mental Health Clinician
10/23/2019
$45,120
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