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Marriage and Family Therapists Salary Information in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of marriage and family therapists in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of marriage and family therapists in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Marriage and Family Therapists in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,480
25th Percentile Wage
$49,780
50th Percentile Wage
$65,700
75th Percentile Wage
$77,250
90th Percentile Wage
$86,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marriage and family therapists in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $86,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,480.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.98
25th Percentile Wage
$23.93
50th Percentile Wage
$31.59
75th Percentile Wage
$37.14
90th Percentile Wage
$41.77

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for marriage and family therapists in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $41.77. The median hourly salary is $31.59. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.98.

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
201665,7001.48%8.01%
201564,7302.61%-
201463,040-7.52%-
201367,78010.83%-
201260,440--

Table 3. Compare Marriage and Family Therapists Salary in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $65,700, Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is the second highest paying city for marriage and family therapists in state of Pennsylvania, following the highest paying city Newark-Union (median annual salary of $74,720). Compared with Newark-Union, the median annual salary of marriage and family therapists in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 12.1 percent (12.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$74,720
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$65,700
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$64,440
Philadelphia
$54,860
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$51,510
Lancaster
$46,720
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$39,690
Pittsburgh
$38,370
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$38,350
Erie
$36,140
Johnstown
$35,170

See also: Top paying jobs in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania.