Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for a Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois is $39,910 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Group Therapy is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,987 - $52,336
(Median)
$31K
$40K
$52K
MEDIAN: $39,910
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$17.74 - $98.63
(Median)
$18
$25
$99
MEDIAN: $25.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,987 - $52,336  
   
Bonus
$600  
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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$32,082 - $62,501  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 51
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$17.74 - $98.63  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$600  
   
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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$32,082 - $62,501  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Experience Affects Mental Health Therapist Salaries


Experienced
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National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Mental Health Therapist Salaries

Group Therapy
up arrow 12%

Counseling
up arrow 3%

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
up arrow 2%

National Average
$41,000

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Clinical Psychology
up arrow 1%

Spanish Language
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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