Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist is $68,500
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists?
A mid-career Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $57,831 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $65,000.
What Do Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists Do?
Marriage and family therapists specialize in assessing psychological issues within families and couples. They identify the issues and their effect on family members and the relationships between family members. The therapist works out of a plan of action that might include one-on-one talk therapy with the affected parties, couples therapy, or other methods. They provide support to the family members and utilize community resources to assist patients and their families. They also confer with the …Read more