Massage Therapist: Salary Details
The BLS reports the median annual wage for massage therapists was $38,040 in 2015. The best-paid 10 percent in the profession made more than $74,860, while the lowest-paid 10 percent made less than $18,860. The top-paying metropolitan areas for this occupation include Fairbanks, Alaska; Anchorage, Alaska; and Pittsfield, Massachusetts.
Best Paying Cities for Massage Therapists
The highest paid in the massage therapist profession work in the metropolitan areas of Fairbanks, Alaska, Anchorage, Alaska, and Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The Lynchburg, Virginia area also pays well, as does the city of Kahului, Hawaii.