A Mental Health Therapist in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $49,234 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$40,351 - $62,730
(Median)
$40K
$49K
$63K
MEDIAN: $49,233
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$22.38 - $35.29
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MEDIAN: $28.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$40,351 - $62,730  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
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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$40,208 - $65,356  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 39
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$28.50  
   
Overtime
$52.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
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).
)
$40,208 - $65,356  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Experience Affects Mental Health Therapist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 24%

Experienced
up arrow 18%

National Average
$50,000


Skills That Affect Mental Health Therapist Salaries

Clinical Psychology
up arrow 5%

Spanish Language
up arrow 1%

Group Therapy
up arrow 1%

National Average
$50,000

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
up arrow 2%

Counseling
up arrow 3%

Case Management
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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