Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for St. Louis
Compared to Missouri
St. Louis Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $51,310 or $24.67 per hour which is 7% more than the Missouri average salary of $47,930.
|Average||St. Louis||Missouri||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
St. Louis Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $51,310 or $24.67 per hour which is 13% 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 St. Louis earns an average annual salary of $53,610 which compares to the Missouri average annual salary of $47,930. per year.
Cost-of-living in St. Louis is 4% less than the Missouri average, which means St. Louis 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 St. Louis, 50% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn between $40,730 and $54,420 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 $74,550, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Marriage and Family Therapists.
Approximately 10% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn under $37,450, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Marriage and Family Therapists.
|10%||Less than a Year||25||Under $37,450|
|15%||2 – 4 years||38||$37,450 – $40,730|
|25%||5 – 9 years||62||$40,730 – $47,540|
|25%||10 – 14 years||62||$47,540 – $54,420|
|15%||15 – 20 years||38||$47,540 – $74,550|
|10%||20+ years||25||Above $74,550|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $51,310, St. Louis Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($96,990), Psychology Teachers ($89,820), School Psychologists ($76,880), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($74,350), and Health Care Social Workers ($52,270).
However, Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($45,090), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($48,290).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$74,350|
|Health Care Social Workers||$52,270|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$51,310|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$48,290|
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