How much do mental health therapists make in canada?

Wondering how much mental health therapists make in Canada? The average mental health therapist's salary in Canada is around $77,000 per year or about $39 per hour. Entry-level positions can be expected to start at $70,000 per year, and experienced workers can make up to $88,000 per year. 

Salary estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by employees of a mental health therapist. If you are qualified, being hired for one of these mental health therapy-related jobs can help you earn more money than the average Mental Health Therapy position. According to recent job postings at ZipRecruiter, the job market for Mental Health Therapy in Toronto, ON and the surrounding area is very active. To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Mental Health Therapy jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally across the United States.

We found at least 5 jobs related to the Mental Health Therapy job category that pay more per year than a typical Mental Health Therapy salary in Toronto, ON. If you're thinking about becoming a mental health therapist or planning the next step in your career, find details about a mental health therapist's position, career path, and salary path.


Diana Anzaldua
Diana Anzaldua

Diana Anzaldua, LCSW - S, TYCT, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Trauma-Informed Yoga Teacher in Central Texas. As the founder and owner of Austin Trauma Therapy Center, she teaches clients new skills for coping and adapting to the daily stresses of life so they can live the life they imagined by connecting them to their true authentic selves. Diana has been featured in industry magazines & websites such as Bustle, Hello Giggles, Yahoo, PBS, Allure, and more. Diana started this website to help answer FAQs for people interested in learning more about therapy around the world!