$25,681
Avg. Salary
$17.27
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$900

Bonus

$162

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Massage Therapist is $17.27 per hour.

The average pay for a Massage Therapist is $25,681 per year.

$14.67
10%
$17.27
50%
$20.90
90%
MEDIAN $17.27
$15k
10%
$26k
50%
$40k
90%
MEDIAN $25,681
$14,587 - $39,517
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$26K
$40K
MEDIAN: $25,681
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90%

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$14.67 - $20.90
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$0$52K
Salary $14,587 - $39,517
Bonus $1.21 - $23,489
Commission $162
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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$25,396 - $52,920
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 36
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $14.67 - $20.90
Hourly Tips $2.23 - $12.00
Overtime $35.00
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $1.21 - $23,489
Commission $162
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).
)
$25,396 - $52,920
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 218

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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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 85 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 $45,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Massage Therapist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 23 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 $48,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Massage Therapist

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 80 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Massage Therapist Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

▲11%

▲3%

National Average
$40,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Massage Therapist Salaries




Deep Tissue
▲2%

National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 80 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 74%