Career Outlook for Marriage and Family Therapists

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Also known as:
Child and Family Counselor, Couples Therapist, Family Counselor, Family Therapist, Marriage Counselor, Marriage Therapist, Relationship Counselor

The overall job outlook for Marriage or Family Therapist careers has been positive since 2004. Vacancies for this career have increased by 193.87 percent nationwide in that time, with an average growth of 12.12 percent per year. Demand for Marriage and Family Therapists is expected to go up, with an expected 20,040 new jobs filled by 2029. This represents an annual increase of 3.66 percent over the next few years. Join our career community today!

TOP STATES

There are currently more Marriage and Family Therapists in the following states

California 32,620
New Jersey 4,400
Pennsylvania 2,110
Illinois 1,750
Florida 1,620
Minnesota 1,440
New York 1,380
BOTTOM STATES

The states below have the least number of filled positions for Marriage and Family Therapists

New Hampshire
30
Arkansas
90
North Dakota
100
Mississippi
100
South Dakota
110
Michigan
110
West Virginia
110