A Child Therapist is a person who provides assistance to juveniles who has difficulties like anxiety, depression, mental illness or other disorders. A family counselor, school counselor, school psychologist and a juvenile clinical psychologist also falls under this category. On an average, a Child Therapist can earn as much $70,000 per annum. However, the income may vary significantly depending on the reputation of the therapist. Sometimes the hourly rate for a psychologist can be over $100.