Entry-Level Mental Health Clinician Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Mental Health Clinician is $40,029 per year.
Entry-Level Mental Health Clinician Salary (?
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$32,111 - $50,571
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $40,028
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Entry-Level Mental Health Clinician Salary (?
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$13.78 - $30.18
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$32,111 - $50,571  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,981  
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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$31,554 - $53,656  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 433
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.78 - $30.18  
   
Overtime
$1.64 - $37.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,981  
   
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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$31,554 - $53,656  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 122
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$40,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Mental Health Clinician Salaries

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National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
84%
female alumni
 
Male
16%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 16%