- Starting salary for an art therapist was $39,000,
- range from $30,000-$50,000
- upper range of $80,000-$149,000.
Required EducationBachelor's degree
Other RequirementsCertification preferred; state licensure may be required
empathy, emotional stability, patience, interpersonal skills, insight into human behavior and an understanding of artistic media. You need to have very good people skills and understand the mental of people that suffer from mental illnesses and the distressed.