Psychotherapist salary in California

Average salary
$61,000/yr
Based on 322 income tax records
$21,000
$125,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$55K
 
$61K
 
$65K
 
$75K
$21,000
$125,000
How much do Psychotherapists make?
The average total salary for a Psychotherapist is $61,000 per year. This is based on data from 322 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Psychotherapist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Psychotherapist salary can vary between $21,000 to $125,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Psychotherapist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Permanente Medicine, California
26 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$75K – $139K

Psychotherapist demographics in California

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71% are single
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29% are married
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26% have kids
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56% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Psychotherapists in California

322 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a psychotherapist in California is $61,000 per year. Psychotherapist salaries in California can vary between $21,000 to $125,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 322 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as psychotherapist.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for psychotherapists in California: Oakland, CA ($60,500 a year), San Diego, CA ($59,500 a year), and San Francisco, CA ($59,000 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.