Residential Treatment Counselor Salary (United States)

A Residential Treatment Counselor earns an average wage of $12.21 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.
Residential Treatment Counselor Total Pay (?
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$24,553 - $42,894
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MEDIAN: $30,781
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Residential Treatment Counselor Total Pay (?
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$9.89 - $16.75
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$24,553 - $42,894  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,003  
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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$21,574 - $38,650  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 83
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.89 - $16.75  
   
Overtime
$13.58 - $23.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,003  
   
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).
)
$21,574 - $38,650  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 83
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Job Description for Residential Treatment Counselor
  • Advocate for clients or patients to resolve crises.
  • Modify treatment plans to comply with changes in clients' status.
  • Collaborate with other professionals to evaluate patients' medical or physical condition and to assess client needs.
  • Counsel clients and patients in individual and group sessions to help them recover from illness, and adjust to life.

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Experience Affects Residential Treatment Counselor Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%
National Average
$29,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 7%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 30 votes.
Gender
Female
70%
female alumni
 
Male
30%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 21%
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