Behavioral Health Counselor Average Salary

Behavioral Health Counselor Total Pay (?
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$26,414 - $62,500
(Median)
26K
43K
62K
MEDIAN: $43,466
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90%

Behavioral Health Counselor is most closely related to Mental Health Counselor

Mental health counselors are healthcare workers who treat, and may even diagnose, mental health problems and illnesses. These counselors are typically state-certified, and requirements for the position often include master's-level education in counseling or human psychology; however, they are not always ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$29K
$39K
$56K
MEDIAN: $38,915
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Mental Health Counselor - National Counseling Group , salaries: $34,232
Mental Health Counselor - Youth Villages Inc. , salaries: $32,362
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MEDIAN: $44,052
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(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45,155
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