Mental Health Therapist Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average pay for a Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois is $39,797 per year. This job's salary does not change very much with experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Group Therapy is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,446 - $58,057

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$30,446 - $58,057  
   
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$0.00 - $1,944  
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$30,763 - $59,174  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Experience Affects Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Mid-Career
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Experienced
0%

National Average
$40,000


Skills That Affect Mental Health Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Group Therapy
up arrow 15%

Counseling
up arrow 3%

Clinical Psychology
0%

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
0%

National Average
$40,000

Case Management
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Spanish Language
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 21%
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