Mental Health Therapist in Pittsburgh Salary

A Mental Health Therapist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $34,970 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$31,236 - $55,103
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MEDIAN: $34,970
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$15.19 - $28.81
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MEDIAN: $19.49
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Salary
$31,236 - $55,103  
   
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$31,535 - $56,269  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Hourly Rate
$15.19 - $28.81  
   
Overtime
$29.00  
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$31,535 - $56,269  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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Key Stats for Mental Health Therapist

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Mental Health Therapist Salaries

▲17%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$35,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Mental Health Therapist Salaries

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
▲7%

National Average
$35,000

▼1%


Case Management
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 9%
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