The average rate for an Entry-Level Massage Therapist is AU$25.19 per hour.

AU$27,961 - AU$59,498
AU$28K
AU$53K
AU$59K
MEDIAN: AU$53,039
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.55 - AU$45.49
AU$20
AU$25
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$25.23
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$84K
Salary AU$27,961 - AU$59,498
Bonus AU$10.00
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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AU$38,439 - AU$84,055
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 100
Hourly Data AU$0AU$62
Hourly Rate AU$19.55 - AU$45.49
Hourly Tips AU$0.64
Overtime AU$34.39
Annual Data AU$0AU$84K
Bonus AU$10.00
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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AU$38,439 - AU$84,055
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 244

Job Description for Massage Therapist

Massage therapists are responsible for a variety of muscle and soft tissue manipulation for their clients for pain relief, stress relief, and other health benefits. Many massage therapists have their own client-bases and, depending on their levels of expertise, may run significant businesses.

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Massage Therapist Tasks

  • Confer with clients about problems with stress, pain and their medical history to determine whether massage would be helpful.
  • Record prognosis, treatment, response and progress records.
  • Instruct clients about techniques for postural improvement and stretching, strengthening, relaxation and rehabilitative exercises.
  • Massage and knead the muscles and soft tissues of the human body to treat medical conditions, injuries or wellness maintenance.
  • Develop and propose client treatment plan.

Massage Therapist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,759

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Massage Therapist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Massage Therapist in Sydney:
"Staring on the right financial foot as a massage therapist."
Don't give away your skills for free- research the appropriate rates of income for your local area, and demand your contract be legitimate by seeking legal counsel if possible.

Key Stats for Massage Therapist

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
13%

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Skills That Affect Massage Therapist Salaries

Physical Therapy
▼0%

National Average
AU$53,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 94%