Natural Therapist

A Natural Therapist uses a variety of natural techniques and practices to treat and prevent illness. Some Natural Therapists may choose to specialise in a particular field such as herbal medicine, nutrition, or naturopathy.

A Natural Therapist earns an average salary of $60,178 per year.

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Average salary
$60,178 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Min average salary
$53,571 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Max average salary
$66,784 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Job growth

Projection: 22% more Complementary Health Therapists employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Natural Therapist are:

  • NSW: 42.6%
  • VIC: 24.8%
  • QLD: 10.1%

Key skills required
  • Desire to help people achieve good health
  • Committed to promoting complementary and alternative medicine
  • Mature and confident personality
  • Good communication skills


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