Average Mental Health Therapist Salary

$48,375
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$37k
MEDIAN
$48k
90%
$66k

The average salary for a Mental Health Therapist is $48,375

Base Salary
$37k - $66k
Bonus
$205 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$475 - $2k
Commission
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$38k - $73k
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What Do Mental Health Therapists Do?

Mental Health Therapist Tasks
  • Interact with clients, provide therapy, and suggest specific services.
  • Write progress notes and coordinate with other care providers.
  • Monitor for and intervene in crisis situations.
  • Document and report on interactions, concerns, treatment, and attendance.
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How do Mental Health Therapists Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
(472)
Highly Satisfied
32Reviews
Based on 472 responses, the job of Mental Health Therapist has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.8 out of 5. On average, Mental Health Therapists are highly satisfied with their job.