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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 $104,060, Nevada is the highest paying state for other therapists. It is followed by Kentucky (average annual salary $90,660). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [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
$104,060
$41,710 40
2 Kentucky
$90,660
$39,550 350
3 Washington
$68,950
$52,370 60
4 Ohio
$68,940
$39,360 650
5 Mississippi
$68,930
$54,310 0
6 Rhode Island
$68,450
$43,800 200
7 Arizona
$64,060
$48,880 110
8 Texas
$63,430
$34,530 670
9 Colorado
$63,180
$47,790 110
10 Connecticut
$61,250
$44,890 130
11 Oregon
$60,970
$39,140 110
12 Minnesota
$60,890
$34,870 440
13 District of Columbia
$60,030
$35,020 40
14 Florida
$59,750
$39,290 690
15 New York
$59,360
$42,860 690
16 Arkansas
$59,170
$30,570 30
17 Georgia
$59,040
$33,830 290
18 Pennsylvania
$58,530
$41,610 250
19 California
$58,050
$35,150 940
20 Massachusetts
$58,030
$41,950 260
21 Michigan
$56,010
$34,850 440
22 Illinois
$55,910
$35,110 1,150
23 New Jersey
$54,490
$28,600 130
24 Virginia
$53,890
$32,630 120
25 Nebraska
$52,420
$29,480 30
26 Wisconsin
$50,510
$34,720 400
27 Maryland
$49,850
$28,750 540
28 North Carolina
$44,450
$33,200 270
29 Kansas
$44,140
$32,930 60
30 Missouri
$42,950
$29,270 110
31 Tennessee
$41,300
$30,230 90
32 Louisiana
$41,210
$26,080 290
33 Indiana
$38,120
$31,140 1,080
34 Montana
$37,230
$23,300 30
35 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.