The average pay for a Behavioral Health Specialist with Counseling skills is $50,585 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$35,247 - $73,390
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$51K
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MEDIAN: $50,585
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$13.39 - $30.20
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,247 - $73,390  
   
Total Pay (?
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$31,448 - $72,438  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.39 - $30.20  
   
Overtime
$23.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
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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$31,448 - $72,438  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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Key Stats for Behavioral Health Specialist

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Behavioral Health Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 23%

National Average
$48,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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