Years of Experience
Average pay is approximately $48K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $50K per year. The largest slice of the Metrocare Services workforce (36 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, $76K annually.
Licensed Professional Counselors rake in the most money, with average earnings of $46K per year; Mental Health Case Managers come in second with median earnings amounting to around $30K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Being a Board Certified Behavior Analyst certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $58K per year and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor can certainly pay off here; those folks make $52K on average.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Clinical Supervision among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $55K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Counseling; more than two-fifths consider it a key competency.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and the larger part of survey participants use it to save for retirement. A solid majority of survey participants can count on health insurance, and the larger part of employees have dental coverage as a benefit.