Entry-Level Mental Health Worker Salary

An Entry-Level Mental Health Worker earns an average wage of $13.14 per hour. A skill in Group Therapy is associated with high pay for this job.

$23,588 - $39,542
$24K
$32K
$40K
MEDIAN: $31,552
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$10.32 - $17.67
$10
$13
$18
MEDIAN: $13.14
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$23,588 - $39,542  
   
Bonus
$983  
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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$21,708 - $38,965  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.32 - $17.67  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.25  
Overtime
$15.18 - $27.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$983  
   
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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$21,708 - $38,965  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 246

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Key Stats for Mental Health Worker

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Mental Health Worker Salaries

Group Therapy
▲28%

Counseling
▲5%

National Average
$29,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 33%