Mental Health Therapist in Cincinnati, Ohio Salary

The average pay for a Mental Health Therapist in Cincinnati, Ohio is $41,665 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$34,923 - $48,936
$35K
$40K
$49K
MEDIAN: $40,357
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Salary $34,923 - $48,936
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$35,276 - $48,488
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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 Cincinnati, Ohio

Hamilton County, Ohio
298,537
Male:
143,654 (48.1%)
Female:
154,883 (51.9%)
Cincinnati (/ˌsɪnsᵻˈnæti/ SIN-si-NAT-ee) is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio that serves as county seat of Hamilton County. Settled in 1788, the city is located on the north side of the confluence of the Licking with the Ohio River. With a population of 298,550, Cincinnati is the third-largest city in Ohio and the 65th-largest city in the United States. Its metropolitan statistical area is the 28th-largest in the United States and the largest centered in Ohio. The city is also part of the larger Cincinnati–Middletown–Wilmington combined statistical area, which had a population of 2,172,191 in the 2010 census. In the early 19th century, Cincinnati was an American boomtown in the heart of the country; it rivaled the larger coastal cities in size and wealth. Throughout much of the 19th century, it was listed among the top 10 U.S. cities by population, surpassed only by New Orleans and the older,...
Cincinnati:
$35,001
Ohio:
$51,075
$658
Cincinnati:
$119,000
Ohio:
$136,400
6.7%

Mental Health Therapist Job Listings

Key Stats for Mental Health Therapist

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Mental Health Therapist Salaries

Entry-Level
▲1%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$40,000

Skills That Affect Mental Health Therapist Salaries

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
▲1%

National Average
$40,000

Counseling
▼2%

Group Therapy
▼2%

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 30%