A Mental Health Counselor earns an average salary of C$53,004 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$36,471 - C$79,176
C$36K
C$54K
C$79K
MEDIAN: C$54,291
10%
50%
90%
C$17.88 - C$44.04
C$18
C$26
C$44
MEDIAN: C$26.46
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$84K
Salary C$36,471 - C$79,176
Bonus C$2,550
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$37,107 - C$84,213
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 57
Hourly Data C$0C$44
Hourly Rate C$17.88 - C$44.04
Overtime C$22.87
Annual Data C$0C$84K
Bonus C$2,550
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$37,107 - C$84,213
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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Pay by Experience Level for Mental Health Counselor

Pay by Experience for a Mental Health Counselor has a positive trend. An entry-level Mental Health Counselor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 55 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mental Health 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$58,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Mental Health Counselor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 16 salaries. A Mental Health 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$64,000 based on 8 salaries.

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Key Stats for Mental Health Counselor

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
C$55,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 26%
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