MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$44,000
$28,000
Min 10%
$44,000
Median 50%
$67,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Recovery Innovations Inc.
Highest Paying City
Anchorage, AK
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.3 years
How much does a mental health professional make?
As a Mental Health Professional in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $44,149 per year or $21.23 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $67,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $28,000 per year. Most Mental Health Professional jobs are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best Mental Health Professional salaries are Alaska, New Jersey, Delaware, Washington, and Rhode Island. Most Mental Health Professionals spend 2.3 years in the position.

Average Mental Health Professional Salary By Company

There is good job security in Mental Health Professional positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Mental Health Professionals. Companies like Recovery Innovations Inc. or Correct Care Solutions will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like WellSpan Health and SSM Health Care of Wisconsin Inc. pay their Mental Health Professionals very well.

Average Mental Health Professional Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Mental Health Professional in the United States is $44,149 per year or $21.23 per hour. The city with the highest Mental Health Professional salary is Anchorage, AK at $57,757 per year. The average starting salary in Anchorage, AK for Mental Health Professionals is $44,000. Some of the states with the best Mental Health Professional salaries are Alaska, New Jersey, Delaware, Washington, Rhode Island, Nevada, and New York. Arkansas, Georgia, and Alabama have the lowest Mental Health Professional salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Anchorage, AK
$57,757
2
Santa Rosa, CA
$52,108
3
Philadelphia, PA
$46,250
4
Tacoma, WA
$45,985
5
Plymouth, MA
$45,878

Average Mental Health Professional Salary By Industry

Wages for Mental Health Professionals can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Finance companies, Health Care companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Mental Health Professionals. Finance companies pay Mental Health Professionals an average salary of $45,350, Health Care companies pay $45,308, and Professional companys come in at $42,397. At $41,079, the average salary for Mental Health Professionals in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$45,350
2
Health Care
$45,308
3
Professional
$42,397
4
Hospitality
$41,079

RECENTLY ADDED Mental Health Professional SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Unitypoint Health
Mental Health Professional
10/28/2019
$93,915
State of Michigan
Mental Health Professional
10/28/2019
$45,476
Unitypoint Health
Mental Health Professional
10/28/2019
$93,915
Ramsey County
Mental Health Professional
10/24/2019
$61,776
Apalachee Center
Mental Health Professional
10/23/2019
$37,566
Integral Care
Mental Health Professional
10/23/2019
$38,479
State of Minnesota
Mental Health Professional
10/23/2019
$56,752
Maryland Government Jobs
Mental Health Professional
10/18/2019
$43,577
Sc Department of Public Safety
Mental Health Professional
10/10/2019
$33,494
Multicare Health System
Mental Health Professional
10/09/2019
$45,956
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