How much does a Family Therapist make? The average Family Therapist salary is $47,884 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $40,057 and $63,211. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Guideline Healthcare - Fairfax , VA
Psychotherapy: Assessment, Individual counseling, family therapy * Depression, Anxiety, Adjustment disorders, Dementia patients * Full staff support- (Psychiatrists & Nurses) Compensation
Top Echelon Network, LLC - 43 days ago
Resiliency LLC - Warrenton , VA
Required skills & experience: 1. Master's degree is required. 2. Required licensure or certification: LCSW, LMFT, LPC, LSATP -MUST be independently licensed. 3. Minimum 2 years of experience leading ...
ZipRecruiter - 23 days ago
PWW Recruiting, LLC. - Front Royal , VA
overview Required skills & experience: 1. Master's degree is required. 2. Required licensure or certification: LCSW, LMFT, LPC, LSATP -MUST be independently licensed. 3. Minimum 2 years of experience ...
ZipRecruiter - 33 days ago
Provides weekly family therapy session for each family on the caseload. * Conducts group therapy sessions each week as assigned by the clinical director. * Dictates notes for each therapy session in ...
ZipRecruiter - 34 days ago
New Season - Richmond , VA
This and other counseling/therapy jobs brought to you by New Season For ... Performs individual, group, and family counseling as required. Performs at least 20 hours of direct ... - 21 days ago
Brightside - Virginia Beach , VA
...  MFT, MHC, LPC) from an accredited program ● An unrestricted license in the state where you reside (e.g. LCSW, LMFT, LMHC, LPCC, etc) ● Licensed for at least 1 year ● At least 2 years of ...
ZipRecruiter - 76 days ago

Family Therapist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Family Therapist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of November 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Family Therapist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $59,856
Washington, DC $53,305
Miami, FL $46,616
Chicago, IL $50,800
Boston, MA $53,951
New York, NY $57,605
Dallas, TX $47,573
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What is the average salary for Family Therapist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Family Therapist in the United States. The base salary for Family Therapist ranges from $40,057 to $63,211 with the average base salary of $47,884. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $40,223 to $63,261 with the average total cash compensation of $48,017.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $47,884 $40,057 - $63,211
Bonus $133 $165 - $50
Total Pay $48,017 $40,223 - $63,261
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What's the difference between Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Family Therapist?
According to our latest salary estimation on November 25, 2020. The average salary of Family Therapist is $47,884, and the average salary of Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist is $56,005. The average salary of Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist is higher than Family Therapist. ( 2020-11-25 )
I am a Family Therapist, which location’s salary is higher, Springfield, MO or Fremont, NE?
Springfield, MO typically sees higher pay than Fremont, NE for Family Therapist. a Family Therapist Salary in Springfield, MO is $45,241 as of November 25, 2020; a Family Therapist Salary in Fremont, NE is $44,597 as of November 25, 2020. ( 2020-11-25 )
Why does the salary of a Family Therapist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-11-25 )
What are the Pay Factors for Family Therapist?
Salary ranges for a Family Therapist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-11-25 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-11-25 )

Last Update: November 25, 2020