Mental Health Therapist salary in US South Region

Average salary
$43,000/yr
Based on 1,158 income tax records
$20,000
$74,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$20,000
$74,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Mental Health Therapists make?
The average total salary for a Mental Health Therapist is $43,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,158 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Mental Health Therapist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Mental Health Therapist salary can vary between $20,000 to $74,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Mental Health Therapist salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Richmond Metro Area, VA
11 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$41K – $63K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
88 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$44K – $61K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
18 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$49K – $65K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
17 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$29K – $60K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
54 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$34K – $55K
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Greensboro Metro Area, NC
14 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$44K – $66K
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Tulsa Metro Area, OK
23 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$40K – $51K
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Memphis Metro Area, TN
15 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$41K – $54K
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Little Rock Metro Area, AR
18 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$40K – $60K
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Fayetteville Metro Area, AR
14 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$38K – $53K
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
18 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$40K – $51K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
50 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$35K – $52K
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Lakeland Metro Area, FL
12 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$33K – $50K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
31 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$36K – $64K
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Raleigh Metro Area, NC
18 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$28K – $58K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
28 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$38K – $50K
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Oklahoma City Metro Area, OK
11 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$38K – $51K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
37 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$35K – $50K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
35 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$32K – $48K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
94 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$35K – $49K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
24 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$34K – $50K
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Orlando Metro Area, FL
19 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$33K – $50K
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Louisville Metro Area, KY
24 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$31K – $46K
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Knoxville Metro Area, TN
14 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$33K – $44K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
14 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$33K – $48K
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Virginia Beach Metro Area, VA
18 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$34K – $52K
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Greenville Metro Area, SC
12 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$32K – $38K
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Jacksonville Metro Area, FL
20 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$33K – $39K
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Jackson Metro Area, MS
18 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$31K – $38K
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Lexington Metro Area, KY
10 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$29K – $45K
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Gulfport Metro Area, MS
11 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$27K – $39K

Mental Health Therapist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, US South Region
13 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$51K – $71K
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Fairfax County, US South Region
13 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$55K – $62K
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Youth Villages, US South Region
11 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$35K – $41K
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State Of South Carolina, US South Region
26 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$32K – $39K

Mental Health Therapist demographics in US South Region

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65% are single
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35% are married
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35% have kids
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48% own a home

Mental Health Therapist salaries by age in US South Region

$0
$11,750
$23,500
$35,250
$47,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Mental Health Therapists in US South Region

1,158 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a mental health therapist in US South Region is $43,000 per year. Mental health therapist salaries in US South Region can vary between $20,000 to $74,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,158 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as mental health therapist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for mental health therapists in US South Region: US Department of Defense ($62,000 a year), Fairfax County ($58,500 a year), and Youth Villages ($38,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for mental health therapists in US South Region: Richmond Metro Area, VA ($61,000 a year), Washington Metro Area, DC ($54,000 a year), and Houston Metro Area, TX ($53,000 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.