Mental Health Therapist in Jackson, Mississippi Salary

A Mental Health Therapist in Jackson, Mississippi earns an average wage of $15.39 per hour.

About Jackson, Mississippi

Hinds County, Mississippi
170,811
Male:
79,039 (46.3%)
Female:
91,772 (53.7%)
Jackson is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is located primarily in Hinds County, serving as one of its two county seats. Segments of the city overlap Madison County and Rankin County. Jackson is on the Pearl River, which drains into the Gulf of Mexico, and it is part of the Jackson Prairie region of the state. The city is named after General Andrew Jackson, who was honored for his role in the Battle of New Orleans during the War of 1812 and later served as U.S. President. The current slogan for the city is "Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul." It has had numerous musicians prominent in blues, gospel and jazz, and was known for decades for its illegal nightclubs on the Gold Coast; one site has been designated for the Mississippi Blues Trail. The city is the anchor for the metro area. While its population...
Jackson:
$32,482
Mississippi:
$40,593
$790
Jackson:
$92,600
Mississippi:
$112,700
6.5%

Mental Health Therapist Job Listings

Key Stats for Mental Health Therapist

1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
50%

Skills That Affect Mental Health Therapist Salaries

National Average
$33,000

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
▼1%

Counseling
▼1%

Case Management
▼4%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 25%