Substance Abuse Counselor with Patient Counseling Skills Salary

The average pay for a Substance Abuse Counselor with Patient Counseling skills is $17.52 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$28,911 - $54,773
$29K
$39K
$55K
MEDIAN: $39,196
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$13.41 - $21.35
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$17
$21
MEDIAN: $17.35
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$0$54K
Salary $28,911 - $54,773
Bonus $332.76 - $4,085
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$28,525 - $51,015
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 136
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $13.41 - $21.35
Overtime $20.68 - $33.20
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $332.76 - $4,085
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$28,525 - $51,015
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 145

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Pay by Experience Level for Substance Abuse Counselor

Pay by Experience for a Substance Abuse Counselor has a positive trend. An entry-level Substance Abuse Counselor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 104 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Substance Abuse Counselor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Substance Abuse Counselor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 41 salaries. A Substance Abuse Counselor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 18 salaries.

Key Stats for Substance Abuse Counselor

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Substance Abuse Counselor Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 27%
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