Salary Massage Therapist

Our data for salaries for massage therapist has been updated the last time on 03-02-2022. On 03-02-2022 the average salary for a massage therapist was $ 4,667. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for massage therapist are $ 125,000 and the lowest are $ 12,000. The most common salaries for massage therapist are between $ 40,000 (25%) and $ 74,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of $ 10,416 and a minimum of $ 1,007 with the most common monthly salaries for massage therapist between $ 3,333 and $ 6,175 per month or $ 19 and $ 35 per hour.

 
The amount that you can earn depends on several factors. Which diplomas or certificates do you possess? How long have you been doing this work? How old are you? What does the CLA prescribe for your industry? Is your role steering or executive? With our salary calculator you can calculate what you could earn as a massage therapist.

Highest salary for massage therapist in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for massage therapist based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for massage therapist are compared:

New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

New South Wales – average salary $ 6,647

The top cities for massage therapist salaries in New South Wales are:

  1. Maraylya $ 8,666 per month.
  2. Byron Bay $ 8,016 per month.
  3. Bella Vista $ 7,500 per month.
  4. Mayfield $ 7,500 per month.
  5. Frenchs Forest $ 6,933 per month.
  6. Austral $ 6,250 per month.
  7. Newcastle $ 5,457 per month.
  8. Menai $ 5,416 per month.
  9. Palmers Oaky $ 5,369 per month.
  10. Ilford $ 5,369 per month.

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Northern Territory – average salary $ 4,458

The top cities for massage therapist salaries in Northern Territory are:

  1. East Arnhem Shire $ 4,528 per month.
  2. Darwin $ 4,458 per month.
  3. Yirrkala $ 4,187 per month.
  4. Perth $ 4,018 per month.
  5. Nhulunbuy $ 3,852 per month.
  6. Amoonguna $ 3,815 per month.
  7. Casuarina $ 3,626 per month.
  8. Stuart Park $ 3,417 per month.
  9. Palmerston $ 2,832 per month.
  10. Fannie Bay $ 2,635 per month.

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Queensland – average salary $ 4,927

The top cities for massage therapist salaries in Queensland are:

  1. Upper Mount Gravatt $ 7,150 per month.
  2. Cairns City $ 6,066 per month.
  3. Townsville $ 5,308 per month.
  4. Woolloongabba $ 4,624 per month.
  5. Helensvale $ 4,555 per month.
  6. Paddington $ 4,555 per month.
  7. West Ipswich $ 4,555 per month.
  8. Surfers Paradise $ 4,166 per month.
  9. Bulimba $ 4,166 per month.
  10. Albany Creek $ 4,125 per month.

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South Australia – average salary $ 4,929

The top cities for massage therapist salaries in South Australia are:

  1. Sefton Park $ 7,366 per month.
  2. Angle Park $ 5,390 per month.
  3. Prospect $ 5,200 per month.
  4. Hackney $ 3,865 per month.
  5. Campbelltown $ 3,745 per month.
  6. Monash $ 3,518 per month.
  7. Salisbury East $ 3,511 per month.
  8. Kimba $ 3,507 per month.
  9. Bruce $ 3,467 per month.
  10. Victor Harbour $ 1,300 per month.

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Tasmania – average salary $ 4,703

The top cities for massage therapist salaries in Tasmania are:

  1. Risdon $ 5,521 per month.
  2. Strahan $ 5,334 per month.
  3. New Town $ 4,676 per month.
  4. Port Arthur $ 4,631 per month.
  5. Queenstown $ 4,604 per month.
  6. Beaconsfield $ 4,597 per month.
  7. Flinders Island $ 4,551 per month.
  8. St Marys $ 4,551 per month.
  9. National Park $ 4,304 per month.
  10. Detention River $ 4,262 per month.

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Victoria – average salary $ 4,904

The top cities for massage therapist salaries in Victoria are:

  1. Reservoir $ 8,320 per month.
  2. Bentleigh $ 6,933 per month.
  3. Ringwood $ 6,175 per month.
  4. Glenverley $ 6,175 per month.
  5. Ascot Vale $ 5,051 per month.
  6. Werribee $ 5,051 per month.
  7. Geelong $ 4,166 per month.
  8. Keysborough $ 3,250 per month.
  9. Kensington $ 3,076 per month.
  10. St Kilda $ 1,625 per month.

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Western Australia – average salary $ 5,299

The top cities for massage therapist salaries in Western Australia are:

  1. Myaree $ 7,800 per month.
  2. Bateman $ 7,371 per month.
  3. West Kalgoorlie $ 7,260 per month.
  4. Mount Hawthorn $ 6,933 per month.
  5. Bassendean $ 5,076 per month.
  6. Applecross $ 4,875 per month.
  7. Wanneroo $ 4,791 per month.
  8. Mirrabooka $ 4,583 per month.
  9. Perth $ 4,561 per month.
  10. Fremantle $ 1,191 per month.

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Salary massage therapist per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for massage therapist based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly salary Monthly salary Hourly salary
New South Wales $ 80,000 $ 6,647 $ 38.35
Northern Territory $ 54,000 $ 4,458 $ 25.72
Queensland $ 59,000 $ 4,927 $ 28.43
South Australia $ 59,000 $ 4,929 $ 28.44
Tasmania $ 56,000 $ 4,703 $ 27.14
Victoria $ 59,000 $ 4,904 $ 28.3
Western Australia $ 64,000 $ 5,299 $ 30.58

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More salaries for professions such as massage therapist

Compare the salary for massage therapist with other professions in the industry. Is the profession you are looking for not listed? Then use the search function at the top of the page to find your salary.

Job Title Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Salary Hourly Salary
Remedial Massage Therapist $ 56,000 $ 4,650 $ 1,073 $ 26.83
Licensed Massage Therapist $ 14,000 $ 1,137 $ 262 $ 6.56
Therapist $ 80,000 $ 6,659 $ 1,536 $ 38.42
Diversional Therapist $ 68,000 $ 5,707 $ 1,317 $ 32.93
Spa Therapist $ 58,000 $ 4,836 $ 1,116 $ 27.9

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