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Highest Paying States for Other Therapists

The highest paying states for other therapists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of other therapists in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $94,810, Nevada is the highest paying state for other therapists. It is followed by Kentucky (average annual salary $91,240). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of other therapists in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Other Therapists

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Nevada
$94,810
$40,900 50
2 Kentucky
$91,240
$41,760 390
3 New Mexico
$70,740
$37,480 190
4 Rhode Island
$70,500
$44,260 240
5 Minnesota
$68,270
$49,490 370
6 Virginia
$66,270
$36,830 90
7 Ohio
$65,630
$38,050 590
8 Texas
$63,850
$35,190 580
9 Washington
$62,690
$46,290 60
10 Connecticut
$61,360
$45,100 190
11 New York
$60,760
$43,150 660
12 District of Columbia
$60,030
$35,020 40
13 Oklahoma
$59,670
$42,550 60
14 Massachusetts
$59,280
$42,510 470
15 Colorado
$59,220
$43,700 170
16 Arkansas
$59,170
$30,570 30
17 Pennsylvania
$57,520
$36,320 170
18 Florida
$56,540
$39,570 680
19 Arizona
$55,930
$41,430 190
20 Illinois
$55,440
$34,840 840
21 California
$55,370
$32,340 770
22 Michigan
$54,640
$34,040 290
23 North Dakota
$54,160
$29,900 40
24 Alaska
$53,240
$35,060 160
25 Alabama
$53,110
$41,490 30
26 Georgia
$52,870
$32,890 180
27 New Jersey
$52,330
$30,600 120
28 Tennessee
$51,960
$31,830 110
29 Iowa
$51,020
$26,600 90
30 Nebraska
$50,650
$29,860 50
31 Mississippi
$48,420
$37,380 50
32 Missouri
$48,180
$36,900 60
33 Maryland
$46,680
$32,260 1,090
34 Kansas
$44,140
$32,930 60
35 North Carolina
$42,830
$22,630 200
36 Louisiana
$39,270
$27,130 470
37 Indiana
$38,980
$30,490 1,300
38 Montana
$37,230
$23,300 30
39 Oregon
$36,730
$25,840 120
40 Wisconsin
$36,520
$20,790 720
41 Puerto Rico
$29,530
$25,790 30

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of other therapists in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for other therapists, Top Paying Jobs in America.