A Mental Health Counselor in New York, New York earns an average salary of $44,997 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

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MEDIAN: $44,996
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$10.07 - $49.66
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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$29,802 - $59,867  
   
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$28,768 - $60,990  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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$28,768 - $60,990  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Key Stats for Mental Health Counselor

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
$45,000


Skills That Affect Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Counseling
up arrow 1%

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
0%

National Average
$45,000

Community Health
up arrow 1%

Case Management
up arrow 2%

Group Therapy
up arrow 2%

Clinical Psychology
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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