Clinical Therapist Salary

A Clinical Therapist earns an average salary of $42,564 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
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$32,337 - $62,435
(Median)
$32K
$43K
$62K
MEDIAN: $42,564
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$16.29 - $38.53
(Median)
$16
$24
$39
MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$32,337 - $62,435  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,240  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,976 - $64,988  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 368
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$16.29 - $38.53  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $45.96  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,240  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$32,976 - $64,988  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 136
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Job Description for Clinical Therapist

Most of the time, clinical therapists work in hospitals, relevant government agencies like the Department of Veteran Affairs, or general corporations who provide mental and emotional services to their employees. Many clinical therapists have their own practice and office. Clinical therapists include many specialties, such as mental health, marriage and family therapy, and drug addiction therapy. The clinical therapy field is quite diverse.

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Clinical Therapist Tasks

  • Counsel individuals, groups or families to help them understand problems and develop treatment plans.
  • Identify psychological, emotional or behavioral issues and diagnose disorders.
  • Manage caseload and documentation.
  • Provide for referrals and community contacts.

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What is it like working as a Clinical Therapist?

Clinical Therapist in Hemet:
"My Experience."
Pros: The level of responsibility I have to care for my clients and help them work through their issues. Also, the level of independence I have with my job is something I enjoy greatly.
Cons: With the amount of responsibility comes the level of liability. Dealing with mental health there are always risks with mentally unstable clients, and often I am looked to for the answers, which can be very stressful.

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Experience Affects Clinical Therapist Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 19%


National Average
$44,000


Skills That Affect Clinical Therapist Salaries


Group Therapy
up arrow 1%

National Average
$44,000

Counseling
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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