Salary Therapist

Our data for salaries for therapist has been updated the last time on 03-02-2022. On 03-02-2022 the average salary for a therapist was $ 6,500. 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 therapist are $ 191,000 and the lowest are $ 35,000. The most common salaries for therapist are between $ 42,000 (25%) and $ 95,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of $ 15,900 and a minimum of $ 2,881 with the most common monthly salaries for therapist between $ 3,468 and $ 7,896 per month or $ 20 and $ 45 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 therapist.

Highest salary for therapist in regions and cities

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

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

New South Wales – average salary $ 6,599

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

  1. Tuggerah $ 15,900 per month.
  2. Boronia $ 11,266 per month.
  3. Remote In New Southles $ 9,536 per month.
  4. Tennant Creek $ 9,290 per month.
  5. Lightning Ridge $ 9,164 per month.
  6. Wanganella $ 8,973 per month.
  7. Lucas Heights $ 8,275 per month.
  8. Wollstonecraft $ 8,238 per month.
  9. Beverley Park $ 7,845 per month.
  10. Sydney $ 3,468 per month.

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Northern Territory – average salary $ 5,720

The top cities for therapist salaries in Northern Territory are:

  1. East Arnhem Shire $ 7,317 per month.
  2. Yirrkala $ 6,766 per month.
  3. Perth $ 6,493 per month.
  4. Nhulunbuy $ 6,226 per month.
  5. Amoonguna $ 6,165 per month.
  6. Casuarina $ 5,860 per month.
  7. Stuart Park $ 5,523 per month.
  8. Palmerston $ 4,576 per month.
  9. Fannie Bay $ 4,259 per month.
  10. Tiwi $ 4,010 per month.

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Queensland – average salary $ 8,298

The top cities for therapist salaries in Queensland are:

  1. Brisbane $ 12,500 per month.
  2. Kuraby $ 8,654 per month.
  3. Rockhampton $ 7,896 per month.
  4. Gladstone $ 7,896 per month.
  5. Miles $ 7,770 per month.
  6. Wooloowin $ 7,703 per month.
  7. Barcaldine $ 7,698 per month.
  8. Woody Point $ 7,547 per month.
  9. Gin Gin $ 7,545 per month.
  10. Bribie Island $ 7,395 per month.

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South Australia – average salary $ 7,555

The top cities for therapist salaries in South Australia are:

  1. Angle Park $ 10,974 per month.
  2. Hackney $ 7,870 per month.
  3. Campbelltown $ 7,625 per month.
  4. Monash $ 7,163 per month.
  5. Salisbury East $ 7,149 per month.
  6. Kimba $ 7,140 per month.
  7. Bruce $ 7,060 per month.
  8. Solomontown $ 6,960 per month.
  9. Yorketown $ 6,839 per month.
  10. Enfield $ 6,770 per month.

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Tasmania – average salary $ 6,551

The top cities for therapist salaries in Tasmania are:

  1. Risdon $ 7,690 per month.
  2. Strahan $ 7,430 per month.
  3. New Town $ 6,514 per month.
  4. Port Arthur $ 6,450 per month.
  5. Queenstown $ 6,413 per month.
  6. Beaconsfield $ 6,403 per month.
  7. Flinders Island $ 6,339 per month.
  8. St Marys $ 6,339 per month.
  9. National Park $ 5,994 per month.
  10. Detention River $ 5,936 per month.

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Victoria – average salary $ 4,391

The top cities for therapist salaries in Victoria are:

  1. Beaufort $ 8,514 per month.
  2. City Of Boroondara $ 8,086 per month.
  3. Fulham $ 8,006 per month.
  4. Thompson $ 7,947 per month.
  5. Corryong $ 7,842 per month.
  6. Barkly $ 7,612 per month.
  7. Deepdene $ 7,612 per month.
  8. Malvern East $ 7,612 per month.
  9. Geelong $ 7,086 per month.
  10. Melbourne $ 2,881 per month.

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Western Australia – average salary $ 8,399

The top cities for therapist salaries in Western Australia are:

  1. Bateman $ 11,912 per month.
  2. West Kalgoorlie $ 11,733 per month.
  3. Koolyanobbing $ 10,127 per month.
  4. Port Kennedy $ 7,372 per month.
  5. Fitzroy Crossing $ 7,232 per month.
  6. Padbury $ 7,184 per month.
  7. Munster $ 7,123 per month.
  8. Denmark $ 7,114 per month.
  9. Williams $ 7,106 per month.
  10. Baynton $ 7,088 per month.

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Salary therapist per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for 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 $ 79,000 $ 6,599 $ 38.08
Northern Territory $ 69,000 $ 5,720 $ 33.0
Queensland $ 100,000 $ 8,298 $ 47.88
South Australia $ 91,000 $ 7,555 $ 43.59
Tasmania $ 79,000 $ 6,551 $ 37.8
Victoria $ 53,000 $ 4,391 $ 25.34
Western Australia $ 101,000 $ 8,399 $ 48.46

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More salaries for professions such as therapist

Compare the salary for 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
Therapist $ 80,000 $ 6,659 $ 1,536 $ 38.42
Massage Therapist $ 56,000 $ 4,658 $ 1,075 $ 26.88
Occupational Therapist $ 82,000 $ 6,865 $ 1,584 $ 39.61
Occupational Therapist & Physiotherapist $ 88,000 $ 7,348 $ 1,695 $ 42.39
Licensed Massage Therapist $ 14,000 $ 1,137 $ 262 $ 6.56
Remedial Massage Therapist $ 56,000 $ 4,650 $ 1,073 $ 26.83
Family Therapist $ 89,000 $ 7,418 $ 1,712 $ 42.8
Spa Therapist $ 58,000 $ 4,836 $ 1,116 $ 27.9
Graduate Occupational Therapist $ 72,000 $ 6,027 $ 1,390 $ 34.77
Beauty Therapist $ 54,000 $ 4,519 $ 1,043 $ 26.08
Senior Occupational Therapist $ 96,000 $ 7,975 $ 1,840 $ 46.02
Speech Therapist $ 85,000 $ 7,108 $ 1,640 $ 41.01
Pediatric Occupational Therapist $ 90,000 $ 7,491 $ 1,728 $ 43.22
Behaviour Therapist $ 68,000 $ 5,645 $ 1,302 $ 32.57
Community Occupational Therapist $ 83,000 $ 6,908 $ 1,594 $ 39.85
Locum Occupational Therapist $ 77,000 $ 6,431 $ 1,484 $ 37.11
Skin Therapist $ 65,000 $ 5,408 $ 1,248 $ 31.21
Paediatric Occupational Therapist $ 82,000 $ 6,791 $ 1,567 $ 39.18
Music Therapist $ 70,000 $ 5,835 $ 1,346 $ 33.67
Mental Health Occupational Therapist $ 83,000 $ 6,949 $ 1,603 $ 40.09
Rotational Occupational Therapist $ 79,000 $ 6,613 $ 1,526 $ 38.16
Radiation Therapist $ 85,000 $ 7,124 $ 1,644 $ 41.1
Dermal Therapist $ 60,000 $ 4,967 $ 1,146 $ 28.66
ABA Therapist $ 45,000 $ 3,750 $ 865 $ 21.63
Senior Beauty Therapist $ 55,000 $ 4,564 $ 1,053 $ 26.33
Locum Hospital Occupational Therapist $ 48,000 $ 4,019 $ 927 $ 23.19
Senior Paediatric Occupational Therapist $ 91,000 $ 7,601 $ 1,754 $ 43.85
Aged Care Occupational Therapist $ 83,000 $ 6,894 $ 1,591 $ 39.78
Oral Health Therapist $ 70,000 $ 5,798 $ 1,338 $ 33.45
Occupational Therapist Level 3 $ 89,000 $ 7,383 $ 1,703 $ 42.6
Early Childhood Therapist $ 93,000 $ 7,776 $ 1,794 $ 44.86

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