Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Santa Rosa
Compared to California
Santa Rosa Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $70,480 or $33.89 per hour which is 18% more than the California average salary of $59,320.
|Average||Santa Rosa||California||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Santa Rosa Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $70,480 or $33.89 per hour which is 18% more than the U.S. average salary of $59,660.
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Marriage and Family Therapists in Santa Rosa earns an average annual salary of $64,166 which compares to the California average annual salary of $59,320. per year.
Cost-of-living in Santa Rosa is 10% higher than the California average, which means Santa Rosa residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to California average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Santa Rosa, 50% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn between $44,440 and $102,540 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn more than $122,870, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Marriage and Family Therapists.
Approximately 10% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn under $39,000, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Marriage and Family Therapists.
|10%||Less than a Year||31||Under $39,000|
|15%||2 – 4 years||46||$39,000 – $44,440|
|25%||5 – 9 years||78||$44,440 – $63,340|
|25%||10 – 14 years||78||$63,340 – $102,540|
|15%||15 – 20 years||46||$63,340 – $122,870|
|10%||20+ years||31||Above $122,870|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $70,480, Santa Rosa Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($116,400), School Psychologists ($112,230), and Health Care Social Workers ($100,890).
However, Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($56,970), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($60,110).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$116,400|
|Health Care Social Workers||$100,890|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$70,480|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$60,110|
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