What is the average salary for a Massage Therapist?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Massage Therapist is $40,400. Salaries start from $18,280 and go up to $71,020. Please note that the average salary for a Massage Therapist may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Massage Therapists in United States earn:

$71,020
Senior

The top 25% of Massage Therapists in United States earn:

$51,820
Experienced

The middle 50% of Massage Therapists in United States earn:

$35,920
Junior

The bottom 25% of Massage Therapists in United States earn:

$24,380
Starting

The bottom 10% of Massage Therapists in United States earn:

$18,280

Historical salary

Massage Therapist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Massage Therapist Salary in Alaska 88,500 1
Massage Therapist Salary in New York 53,070 2
Massage Therapist Salary in Oregon 52,850 3
Massage Therapist Salary in Washington 51,680 4
Massage Therapist Salary in Delaware 50,280 5
Massage Therapist Salary in Massachusetts 50,280 6
Massage Therapist Salary in North Dakota 49,720 7
Massage Therapist Salary in Rhode Island 49,270 8
Massage Therapist Salary in Vermont 47,700 9
Massage Therapist Salary in Connecticut 47,340 10
Massage Therapist Salary in Minnesota 44,820 11
Massage Therapist Salary in Virginia 44,430 12
Massage Therapist Salary in Michigan 43,190 13
Massage Therapist Salary in Hawaii 43,050 14
Massage Therapist Salary in Maine 42,520 15
Massage Therapist Salary in New Hampshire 42,300 16
Massage Therapist Salary in Arizona 40,950 17
Massage Therapist Salary in Idaho 40,930 18
Massage Therapist Salary in United States 40,400 19
Massage Therapist Salary in California 40,320 20
Massage Therapist Salary in Wyoming 40,260 21
Massage Therapist Salary in North Carolina 39,290 22
Massage Therapist Salary in New Jersey 39,200 23
Massage Therapist Salary in Florida 38,940 24
Massage Therapist Salary in Tennessee 38,780 25
Massage Therapist Salary in Ohio 38,660 26
Massage Therapist Salary in Colorado 38,590 27
Massage Therapist Salary in Maryland 38,410 28
Massage Therapist Salary in Utah 37,940 29
Massage Therapist Salary in Georgia 37,600 30
Massage Therapist Salary in Texas 36,690 31
Massage Therapist Salary in Pennsylvania 36,580 32
Massage Therapist Salary in Wisconsin 35,680 33
Massage Therapist Salary in New Mexico 35,400 34
Massage Therapist Salary in Louisiana 34,330 35
Massage Therapist Salary in Illinois 34,180 36
Massage Therapist Salary in Kentucky 34,130 37
Massage Therapist Salary in Arkansas 33,660 38
Massage Therapist Salary in Iowa 33,550 39
Massage Therapist Salary in District of Columbia 33,060 40
Massage Therapist Salary in West Virginia 32,980 41
Massage Therapist Salary in Oklahoma 32,250 42
Massage Therapist Salary in South Dakota 32,140 43
Massage Therapist Salary in Montana 31,140 44
Massage Therapist Salary in South Carolina 30,530 45
Massage Therapist Salary in Kansas 30,310 46
Massage Therapist Salary in Indiana 30,270 47
Massage Therapist Salary in Missouri 29,480 48
Massage Therapist Salary in Alabama 29,180 49
Massage Therapist Salary in Nebraska 27,600 50
Massage Therapist Salary in Nevada 27,550 51
Massage Therapist Salary in Mississippi 20,960 52
Massage Therapist Salary in Guam 20,640 53
Massage Therapist Salary in Puerto Rico 18,950 54

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics