C$49,132
Avg. Salary
C$20.36
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Behavior Therapist is C$20.36 per hour.

The average pay for a Behavior Therapist is C$49,132 per year.

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MEDIAN $49,132
C$39,866 - C$75,250
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Salary C$39,866 - C$75,250
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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C$35,475 - C$75,503
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data C$0C$50
Hourly Rate C$15.42 - C$50.00
Overtime C$24.50
Annual Data C$0C$75K
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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C$35,475 - C$75,503
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

Job Description for Behavior Therapist

Behavior therapists work in clinics and assist with the treatment of various mental disorders using behavioral techniques. They may work with different types of clients, but individuals this position often deal with children who have been diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. Behavior therapists may also be found in schools and substance abuse clinics, where they use behavioral therapies to help people find alternatives and strategies for dealing with substance abuse. Individuals in this position may work with a client one on one; however, they often also work with the patient’s family members to help the family members learn how to best interact with the client and support their growth.

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Behavior Therapist Tasks

  • Provide treatment to patients with techniques to modify and replace behaviors in a home, community, or clinic environment.
  • Evaluate and document patients' progress.
  • Devise appropriate and individual treatment plans to individuals or groups of patients.

Behavior Therapist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-4%

National Average: C$44,680

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

Behavior Therapist Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Behavior Therapist?

Behavior Therapist in Toronto:
"Location."
Think about where you want to live when you pick your field.

Key Stats for Behavior Therapist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Behavior Therapist Salaries

▼0%

National Average
C$45,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 45%