Psychotherapist

Psychotherapist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$62,000
$42,000
Min 10%
$62,000
Median 50%
$92,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Hunterdon Healthcare
Highest Paying City
Hackensack, NJ
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
4.4 years
How much does a psychotherapist make?
As a Psychotherapist in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $62,428 per year or $30.01 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $92,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $42,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Psychotherapists are Health Care companies and Professional companies. States with the highest Psychotherapist salaries include New Jersey, Maryland, District of Columbia, California, and Alaska. The typical tenure for a Psychotherapist is 4.4 years.

Average Psychotherapist Salary By Company

Psychotherapists can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Psychotherapists are Hunterdon Healthcare and Children's Specialized Hospital. In addition, companies like Mayo Clinic and Mount Sinai Health System report highly competitive salaries for Psychotherapists.

Average Psychotherapist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Psychotherapist in the USA is $62,428 annually or $30.01 hourly. Working in Hackensack, NJ as a Psychotherapist will pay you the highest wages at around $76,574 per year. Even as an entry-level Psychotherapist, you will make $45,000 per year in Hackensack, NJ. New Jersey, Maryland, District of Columbia, California, and Alaska are the top 5 highest earning states for Psychotherapists. Mississippi, South Dakota, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Hackensack, NJ
$76,574
2
Baltimore, MD
$75,747
3
Berkeley, CA
$75,694
4
Burke, VA
$70,946
5
Duluth, MN
$70,479

Recently Added Psychotherapist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Kaiser Permanente
Psychotherapist
01/14/2020
$81,000
Mayo Clinic
Psychotherapist
01/07/2020
$63,132
12/31/2019
$35,000
The Journey Mental Health Center
Psychotherapist
12/30/2019
$39,181
Kaiser Permanente
Psychotherapist
12/18/2019
$81,000
Intermountain
Psychotherapist
12/17/2019
$50,000
11/30/2019
$35,000
University of Virginia
Psychotherapist
11/20/2019
$83,480
East West Holistic Psychotherapy
Psychotherapist
10/31/2019
$146,090
Licensed Psychotherapist
Psychotherapist
10/26/2019
$75,000
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