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The average pay for a Psychotherapist is $125 per hour.

The median Psychotherapist has a base pay of $71,338. Salaries generally range from $57k to $100k. The median bonus is .
MEDIAN $125.00
MEDIAN $71,338
$57,391 - $100,000
MEDIAN: $71,338

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Salary $71,338
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$51,064 - $335,895
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Psychotherapist

A psychotherapist assists individuals, families and specific groups to help with identifying trauma and psychological issues that may be affecting their lives on an emotional, behavioral and/or psychological level. Understanding inner conflicts as well as processing a patient's emotions, behaviors and thought patterns are among the responsibilities of a psychotherapist. A psychotherapist works with a variety of therapy methods, including hypo-psychotherapy, cognitive behavioral therapy and even humanistic and integrative psychotherapy. Scheduling individual and group therapy sessions is an important duty of psychotherapists, allowing multiple options for those who are seeking counseling and advice of any kind.


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Key Stats for Psychotherapist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 92%