Behavioral Health Therapist Salary in the United States

How much does a Behavioral Health Therapist make in the United States? The average Behavioral Health Therapist salary in the United States is $58,669 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $52,783 and $72,675. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$52,783 to $72,675
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Maxim Healthcare Services - San Jose , CA
Position: Behavior Therapist/Technician(Entry-Level and Experienced) Benefits: - PaidOrientation ... Health, dental, vision, and life insurance * 401(k) savings plan * Awards and recognition programs
Maxim Healthcare Services - 3 days ago
Seattle Children's Hospital - Seattle , Washington
... and behavioral problems in a manner which is cost effective and results in improvements in the ... health services, The Mental Health Therapist is responsible for the assessment of children ...
Monster - 7 days ago
Behavioral Health Works, Inc. -
All Therapist at BHW are responsible for the following: * Implementing Behavior Intervention Plans created by a Board Certified Behavior Analysts and Clinical Supervisors * Motivating their clients ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
... Behavioral Sciences License OR Registration to practice psychotherapy (LMFT/AMFT/LCSW/ASW) • ... health therapies and desire to deliver these services with the highest quality and ethical ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Alta Vista Integrated Life Services - Gig Harbor , Washington
... health, and education Develop positive behavioral treatment plan in consultation with family ... therapists, and psychologists Create rehabilitation or treatment plans based on clients' values ...
Monster - 5 days ago
We partner with public sector entities and behavioral health organizations and have over 122 ... therapy, community meetings, family therapy, and groups • Participates as a team member and ...
Monster - 8 days ago
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Behavioral Health Therapist in the United States. The base salary for Behavioral Health Therapist ranges from $52,783 to $72,675 with the average base salary of $58,669. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $53,299 to $74,024 with the average total cash compensation of $60,633.

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