Mental Health Counselor with Family Practice Skills Salary

Mental Health Counselors with Family Practice skills can expect wages of $41K annually on average. Women account for the majority of Mental Health Counselors with Family Practice skills who took the survey — 82 percent to be exact. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — just under a third lack coverage. On the flip side, a majority have medical insurance and a little more than half receive dental plans. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mental Health Counselors with Family Practice skills. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31,814 - $56,011
$32K
$41K
$56K
MEDIAN: $40,626
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$14.72 - $40.27
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MEDIAN: $20.52
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,814 - $56,011  
   
Bonus
$306.39 - $4,894  
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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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$31,729 - $61,162  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 110
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.72 - $40.27  
   
Overtime
$22.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$306.39 - $4,894  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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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$31,729 - $61,162  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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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 $40,000 based on 112 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 $43,000 based on 45 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 $45,000 based on 23 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 $56,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Mental Health Counselor

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Late-Career
▲35%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 30%
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