Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Louisville/Jefferson County
Compared to Kentucky
Louisville/Jefferson County Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $52,890 or $25.43 per hour which is 7% less than the Kentucky average salary of $57,210.
|Average||Louisville/Jefferson County||Kentucky||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Louisville/Jefferson County Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $52,890 or $25.43 per hour which is 11% less 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 Louisville/Jefferson County earns an average annual salary of $57,545 which compares to the Kentucky average annual salary of $57,210. per year.
Cost-of-living in Louisville/Jefferson County is 8% less than the Kentucky average, which means Louisville/Jefferson County residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Kentucky average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Louisville/Jefferson County, 50% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn between $40,280 and $60,540 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 $79,890, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Marriage and Family Therapists.
Approximately 10% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn under $36,750, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Marriage and Family Therapists.
|10%||Less than a Year||12||Under $36,750|
|15%||2 – 4 years||18||$36,750 – $40,280|
|25%||5 – 9 years||30||$40,280 – $47,040|
|25%||10 – 14 years||30||$47,040 – $60,540|
|15%||15 – 20 years||18||$47,040 – $79,890|
|10%||20+ years||12||Above $79,890|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $52,890, Louisville/Jefferson County Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($105,360), Forensic Psychologists ($101,850), School Psychologists ($82,150), Psychology Teachers ($64,820), and Health Care Social Workers ($58,080).
However, Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($47,170), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($48,200).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$105,360|
|Health Care Social Workers||$58,080|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$52,890|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$48,200|
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