Mental Health Therapist Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

A Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $38,706 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.
Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$30,067 - $50,026
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MEDIAN: $38,705
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
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$30,067 - $50,026  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,944  
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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$30,410 - $51,607  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Experience Affects Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$40,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Counseling
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National Average
$40,000
Clinical Psychology
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Case Management
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
89%
female alumni
 
Male
11%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 24%
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