An Addiction Counselor earns an average wage of C$20.61 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$32,491 - C$83,191
C$32K
C$51K
C$83K
MEDIAN: C$50,945
10%
50%
90%
C$14.73 - C$32.51
C$15
C$20
C$33
MEDIAN: C$20.43
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$83K
Salary C$32,491 - C$83,191
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$31,224 - C$69,525
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data C$0C$32
Hourly Rate C$14.73 - C$32.51
Overtime C$30.53
Annual Data C$0C$69K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$31,224 - C$69,525
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57

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Pay by Experience Level for Addiction Counselor

Pay by Experience for an Addiction Counselor has a positive trend. An entry-level Addiction Counselor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 49 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Addiction Counselor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Addiction Counselor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 20 salaries. An Addiction Counselor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$53,000 based on 6 salaries.

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Key Stats for Addiction Counselor

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Addiction Counselor Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲11%

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
C$46,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Addiction Counselor Salaries

Counseling
▲6%

National Average
C$46,000

Group Therapy
▼1%

Case Management
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
no benefits
None: 40%
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