Mental Health Counselor with Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Skills Salary

A Mental Health Counselor with Diagnosis and Treatment Planning skills earns an average salary of $40,040 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$30,823 - $52,359
$31K
$40K
$52K
MEDIAN: $40,040
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$13.93 - $31.66
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MEDIAN: $19.75
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,823 - $52,359  
   
Bonus
$201.34 - $5,106  
Total Pay (?
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$30,615 - $56,204  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 228
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$500$1K$1K
Hourly Rate
$13.93 - $31.66  
   
Overtime
$13.74 - $1,490  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$1M$2M$3M
Bonus
$201.34 - $5,106  
   
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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$30,615 - $56,204  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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Pay by Experience Level for Mental Health Counselor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Mental Health Counselor

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 51 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

Experienced
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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