A Late-Career Mental Health Counselor earns an average salary of $47,865 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Family Practice, Milieu Therapy, and Clinical Psychology.

$32,990 - $70,690
(Median)
$33K
$48K
$71K
MEDIAN: $47,865
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$12.83 - $44.49
(Median)
$13
$22
$44
MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$32,990 - $70,690  
   
Bonus
$875  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$30,719 - $85,681  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 78
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.83 - $44.49  
   
Overtime
$31.52  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$875  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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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$30,719 - $85,681  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Skills That Affect Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Family Practice
up arrow 30%

Clinical Psychology
up arrow 22%

Milieu Therapy
up arrow 22%

Spanish Language
up arrow 9%

Case Management
up arrow 8%

Community Health
up arrow 8%

Counseling
up arrow 6%

Group Therapy
up arrow 5%

Bereavement Counseling
up arrow 4%

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
up arrow 4%

National Average
$47,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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