A Mental Health Counselor earns an average salary of AU$59,672 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$38,798 - AU$83,327
AU$39K
AU$60K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$59,672
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.28 - AU$60.10
AU$20
AU$31
AU$60
MEDIAN: AU$31.35
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$98K
Salary AU$38,798 - AU$83,327
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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AU$41,135 - AU$98,920
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42
Hourly Data AU$0AU$60
Hourly Rate AU$20.28 - AU$60.10
Overtime AU$15.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$98K
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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AU$41,135 - AU$98,920
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Mental Health Counselor Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$62,757

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Mental Health Counselor

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Mental Health Counselor Salaries

▲12%

▲8%

National Average
AU$63,000

▼6%

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 93%