Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT) is $18.47
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT)s?
An early career Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.48 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.82 based on 19 salaries. …Read more
What Do Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT)s Do?
A licensed massage therapist (LMT) uses massage to help patients with pain and/or to help them relax. They use their hands to knead, rub, rock, compress, and stroke specific areas of the client's body to help relieve pain caused by stress, injuries, and surgeries, stimulating blood circulation and relaxing muscles. Some therapists also use methods such as water therapy and steam and dry heat treatments in addition to massages. There are many different styles of massage therapy, such as shiatsu, …Read more
- Greet, interview, and obtain consent from clients.
- Promote health and wellness information to clients and the public to generate new clients.
- Provide a clean, sanitary room, and drape clients professionally.
- Perform massages for specified amounts of time.