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Marriage and Family Therapists

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $27.59
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Marriage and Family Therapists *

Area Low Median High
U S
$18.33 $24.10 $31.39
Minnesota
$20.85 $27.59 $39.51
Central Minnesota
$20.88 $24.95 $28.87
Northeast Minnesota
$20.17 $23.36 $28.44
Northwest Minnesota
$19.95 $23.70 $28.08
Southeast Minnesota
$24.31 $27.59 $30.83
Southwest Minnesota
$22.54 $27.54 $34.60
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$20.59 $29.30 $41.86

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 1,380 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Marriage and Family Therapists most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1,537 new Marriage and Family Therapists to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Marriage and Family Therapists
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 55,300 67,700 12,300 22.3%
Minnesota 1,074 1,364 290 27%
Central Minnesota 109 149 40 36.7%
Northeast Minnesota 96 122 26 27.1%
Southeast Minnesota 73 96 23 31.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 629 802 173 27.5%
Southwest Minnesota 49 60 11 22.4%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.