Mental Health Counselor salary in Boston Metro Area, MA

Average salary
$43,000/yr
Based on 276 income tax records
$20,500
$78,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$34K
 
$45K
 
$53K
 
$44K
 
$46K
$20,500
$78,500
How much do Mental Health Counselors make?
The average total salary for a Mental Health Counselor is $43,000 per year. This is based on data from 276 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Mental Health Counselor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Mental Health Counselor salary can vary between $20,500 to $78,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Mental Health Counselor salary by company

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Mental Health Counselor demographics in Boston Metro Area, MA

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74% are single
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26% are married
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22% have kids
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28% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Mental Health Counselors in Boston Metro Area, MA

276 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a mental health counselor in Boston Metro Area, MA is $43,000 per year. Mental health counselor salaries in Boston Metro Area, MA can vary between $20,500 to $78,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 276 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as mental health counselor.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for mental health counselors near Boston Metro Area, MA: Somerville, MA ($50,500 a year), Boston, MA ($48,500 a year), and Brighton, MA ($41,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.