$39,740
Avg. Salary
$16.66
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Mental Health Therapist with Group Therapy skills in Dayton, Ohio is $16.66 per hour.

The median Mental Health Therapist has a base pay of $39,740. Salaries generally range from $33k to $42k. The median bonus is . Skills that can affect salary include Group Therapy.
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MEDIAN $16.66
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MEDIAN $39,740
$33,007 - $42,167
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MEDIAN: $39,740
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$0$44K
Salary $39,740
Bonus $1,850
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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$32,326 - $44,452
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 4 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Mental Health Therapist

The descriptor "mental health therapist" includes a variety of professionals that conduct therapy as part of their daily responsibilities, such as clinical psychologists, marriage and family therapists, school therapists, social workers, and general therapists. Therapy includes the use of psychological methods - such as cognitive behavioral therapy and psychoanalysis - to help patients overcome behavioral and psychological obstacles and problems. Techniques used by mental health therapist include cognitive-behavioral therapy, word association, and a wide variety of psychological tests, among many others. A mental health therapist can work in their own practice or for a particular company or organization. As part of a company, the therapist may focus on employees' problems and how they affect productivity and job performance.

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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.

About Dayton, Ohio

Montgomery County, Ohio
140,597
Male:
66,631 (47.4%)
Female:
73,966 (52.6%)
Dayton (/ˈdeɪtən/; local pronunciation: /ˈdeɪʔn/) is the sixth-largest city in the state of Ohio and is the county seat of Montgomery County. A small portion of the city extends into Greene County. In the 2010 census, the population was 141,527, and the Dayton metropolitan area had 799,232 residents, making it Ohio's fourth-largest metropolitan area, after Cleveland, Cincinnati, and Columbus and the 63rd-largest in the United States. The Dayton-Springfield-Greenville Combined Statistical Area had a population of 1,080,044 in 2010, making it the 43rd-largest in the United States. Dayton is within Ohio's Miami Valley region, just north of the Cincinnati–Northern Kentucky metropolitan area. Ohio's borders are within 500 miles (800 km) of roughly 60 percent of the country's population and manufacturing infrastructure, making the Dayton area a logistical centroid for manufacturers, suppliers, and shippers. Dayton also hosts significant research and development in fields like industrial, aeronautical,...
Dayton:
$30,135
Ohio:
$51,075
$632
Dayton:
$65,700
Ohio:
$136,400
4.9%

Mental Health Therapist Job Listings

Key Stats for Mental Health Therapist

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 8%