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Marriage and Family Therapist Salary and Wage Information

  Percentile 10% (Low) 50% (Median) 90% (High)
  Hourly Wage $12.15 $20.78 $33.20
  Annual Wage $25,300 $43,200 $69,000
  • "10% (Low)" indicates that 10% of workers earned less and 90% earned more.
  • "50% (Median)" indicates that 50% of workers earned less and 50% earned more.
  • "90% (High)" indicates that 90% of workers earned less and 10% earned more.
  • "N/A" indicates that data is not available
* The annual salary and wage data presented above represents U.S. based workers with full-time employment and year-round schedules.

 Career Description
Marriage and Family Therapists diagnose and treat mental or emotional disorders within the context of marriage and family systems. They apply psychotherapeutic technique to individuals, couples, and families to improve their lives. This group does not include "Social Workers" and "Psychologists".