Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
Compared to Texas
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $59,690 or $28.70 per hour which is 4% more than the Texas average salary of $56,950.
|Average||Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington||Texas||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Marriage and Family Therapists earn an average of $59,690 or $28.70 per hour which is 0% 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 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington earns an average annual salary of $56,815 which compares to the Texas average annual salary of $56,950. per year.
Cost-of-living in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is 5% higher than the Texas average, which means Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington residents have an overall higher cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Texas average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, 50% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn between $47,690 and $70,540 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 $85,820, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Marriage and Family Therapists.
Approximately 10% of Marriage and Family Therapists earn under $42,510, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Marriage and Family Therapists.
|10%||Less than a Year||20||Under $42,510|
|15%||2 – 4 years||30||$42,510 – $47,690|
|25%||5 – 9 years||50||$47,690 – $54,920|
|25%||10 – 14 years||50||$54,920 – $70,540|
|15%||15 – 20 years||30||$54,920 – $85,820|
|10%||20+ years||20||Above $85,820|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $59,690, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn less than Forensic Psychologists ($103,760), Clinical and Counseling Psychologists ($86,300), Psychology Teachers ($80,480), School Psychologists ($73,600), and Health Care Social Workers ($67,020).
However, Marriage and Family Therapists tend to earn more than Social Workers ($51,540), and Substance Abuse Counselors ($52,660).
|Clinical and Counseling Psychologists||$86,300|
|Health Care Social Workers||$67,020|
|Marriage and Family Therapists||$59,690|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$52,660|
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