A Mental Health Counselor in Richmond, Virginia earns an average wage of $18.00 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$34,382 - $40,695
$36K
MEDIAN: $36,259
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$13.78 - $22.50
$14
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $18.00
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90%

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$36,259  
   
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$29,479 - $49,088  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.78 - $22.50  
   
Overtime
$32.00  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
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$29,479 - $49,088  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Richmond, Virginia

Richmond city, Virginia
220,289
Male:
104,793 (47.6%)
Female:
115,496 (52.4%)
Richmond (/ˈrɪtʃmənd/ RICH-mənd) is the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, in the United States. It is the center of the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and the Greater Richmond Region. While it was incorporated in 1742, Richmond has been an independent city since 1871. As of the 2010 census, the population was 204,214; in 2015, the population was estimated to be 220,289, the fourth-most populous city in Virginia. The Richmond Metropolitan Area has a population of 1,260,029, the third-most populous metro in the state. Richmond is located at the fall line of the James River, 44 miles (71 km) west of Williamsburg, 66 miles (106 km) east of Charlottesville, and 98 miles (158 km) south of Washington, D.C. Surrounded by Henrico and Chesterfield counties, the city is located at the intersections of Interstate 95 and Interstate 64, and encircled by Interstate 295 and Virginia State Route 288. Major suburbs include Midlothian to the southwest,...
Richmond:
$39,906
Virginia:
$66,262
$927
Richmond:
$199,900
Virginia:
$257,800
5.6%

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Key Stats for Mental Health Counselor

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
054
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
0%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Community Health
up arrow 10%

Case Management
up arrow 7%

Counseling
up arrow 2%

National Average
$38,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 47%
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