Marriage and Family Therapists Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for marriage and family therapists in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of marriage and family therapists amongst New Jersey cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Marriage and Family Therapists in New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,020
25th Percentile Wage
$64,620
50th Percentile Wage
$74,720
75th Percentile Wage
$84,750
90th Percentile Wage
$93,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marriage and family therapists in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $93,050. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $57,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27.41
25th Percentile Wage
$31.07
50th Percentile Wage
$35.92
75th Percentile Wage
$40.74
90th Percentile Wage
$44.73

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for marriage and family therapists in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $44.73. The median hourly salary is $35.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.41.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of marriage and family therapists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201674,7200.00%12.54%
201574,7203.31%-
201472,2502.77%-
201370,2506.98%-
201265,350--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Marriage and Family Therapists in New Jersey Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of marriage and family therapists in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of marriage and family therapists in state of New Jersey ranges from $52,320 to $76,410. The highest paying area for marriage and family therapists in New Jersey is Trenton-Ewing with a median annual salary of $76,410. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Edison-New Brunswick (mean annual salary $71,990). The lowest paying area is Wilmington with a median annual salary of $52,320.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Trenton-Ewing
$76,410
Edison-New Brunswick
$71,990
Atlantic City-Hammonton
$70,870
Wilmington
$52,320


Related:

Highest paying cities for marriage and family therapists

Highest paying industries for marriage and family therapists.