Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Kansas City
Compared to Missouri
Kansas City Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $49,640 or $23.87 per hour which is 3% more than the Missouri average salary of $47,930.
|Average||Kansas City||Missouri||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Kansas City Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $49,640 or $23.87 per hour which is 16% 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 Kansas City earns an average annual salary of $52,418 which compares to the Missouri average annual salary of $47,930. per year.
Cost-of-living in Kansas City is 5% less than the Missouri average, which means Kansas City residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Missouri average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Kansas City, 50% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn between $40,310 and $53,750 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 $62,870, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Marriage and Family Therapists.
Approximately 10% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn under $37,060, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Marriage and Family Therapists.
|10%||Less than a Year||18||Under $37,060|
|15%||2 – 4 years||27||$37,060 – $40,310|
|25%||5 – 9 years||45||$40,310 – $47,050|
|25%||10 – 14 years||45||$47,050 – $53,750|
|15%||15 – 20 years||27||$47,050 – $62,870|
|10%||20+ years||18||Above $62,870|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $49,640, Kansas City Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn less than Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($102,910), Forensic Psychologists ($98,810), School Psychologists ($83,510), Psychology Teachers ($71,620), and Health Care Social Workers ($57,610).
However, Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($45,770), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($47,720).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$102,910|
|Health Care Social Workers||$57,610|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$49,640|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$47,720|
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