Massage Therapist with Bodwork Therapy Skills Salary

Average Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills make around $19.56 per hour. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by the company, but geography and years of experience are influential factors as well. A little less than one-fifth enjoy medical while nearly one-tenth get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to less than 10 percent. The vast majority (81 percent) of Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills who took the survey are female. Most Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$17,169 - $52,233
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$52K
MEDIAN: $30,003
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$12.32 - $57.61
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$0$96K
Salary $17,169 - $52,233
Bonus $201.34 - $5,106
Profit Sharing $1,045
Commission $23.15 - $23,760
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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$22,653 - $96,823
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 273
Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $12.32 - $57.61
Hourly Tips $1.49 - $13.47
Overtime $10.79 - $41.22
Annual Data $0$96K
Bonus $201.34 - $5,106
Commission $23.15 - $23,760
Profit Sharing $1,045
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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$22,653 - $96,823
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 817

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Massage Envy, Massage Envy Franchising, Self-Employed, Massage Heights, and Hand and Stone are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills. Although Self-Employed heads up the field in terms of compensation, offering the highest median salary at $119K, pay at this particular employer still varies considerably, running the full spectrum from $33K to $157K.

Earnings fall especially short at Massage Envy Franchising, where the median salary of $36K is the lowest in the field, 236 percent less than the top paying company.

Pay by Experience Level for Massage Therapist

Pay by Experience for a Massage Therapist has a positive trend. An entry-level Massage Therapist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 602 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Massage Therapist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 328 salaries. An experienced Massage Therapist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 245 salaries. A Massage Therapist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 45 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,570

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills that is 137 percent greater than the national average, New York offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+56 percent), Seattle (+50 percent), Portland (+20 percent), and Los Angeles (+12 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in a Massage Therapist's salary, with Orlando Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills earning salaries that are 25 percent less than the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in Phoenix (18 percent lower) and Colorado Springs (16 percent lower).

Key Stats for Massage Therapist

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 197 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Massage Therapist Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

▲14%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$42,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 197 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 81%
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