Massage Therapist with Bodwork Therapy Skills Salary

Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills can expect to earn an average of $19.61 per hour. While geography and years of experience impact pay for this group, the specific employer is the most influential factor. Women account for the majority of Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills who took the survey — 81 percent to be exact. Medical benefits are awarded to slightly less than one-fifth, and around one in ten earn dental coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$17,121 - $51,131
$17K
$30K
$51K
MEDIAN: $30,042
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$12.32 - $57.47
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$57
MEDIAN: $19.67
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$0$97K
Salary $17,121 - $51,131
Bonus $100.33 - $5,152
Profit Sharing $1,045
Commission $29.80 - $24,080
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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$23,160 - $97,235
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 271
Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $12.32 - $57.47
Hourly Tips $1.52 - $13.14
Overtime $10.28 - $40.85
Annual Data $0$97K
Bonus $100.33 - $5,152
Commission $29.80 - $24,080
Profit Sharing $1,045
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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$23,160 - $97,235
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 837

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Massage Therapist Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Massage Therapist


Massage Envy, Massage Envy Franchising, Self-Employed, Massage Heights, and Hand and Stone are all popular places to work. Although Self-Employed leads the field in pay with a median salary of $119K, employees there receive a wide spread of salaries, from $33K on the low end all the way up to $157K at the top.

With a reported median salary of only $36K, Massage Envy Franchising easily takes the cake for lowest-paying firm in town; earnings are 236 percent less than the top paying company.

Pay by Experience Level for Massage Therapist

Pay by Experience for a Massage Therapist has a positive trend. An entry-level Massage Therapist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 602 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Massage Therapist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 328 salaries. An experienced Massage Therapist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 245 salaries. A Massage Therapist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 45 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,725

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

Home to some of the best pay for Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills, New York offers exceptional salaries, 136 percent above the national average. Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+55 percent), Seattle (+49 percent), Portland (+20 percent), and Los Angeles (+11 percent). Massage Therapists with Bodwork Therapy skills in Orlando earn salaries far below the national average by 25 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field. Below-median salaries also turn up in Phoenix and Colorado Springs (18 percent lower and 17 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Massage Therapist

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 216 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Massage Therapist Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

▲13%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 216 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 81%
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