Average Addiction Counselor Hourly Pay in Canada

C$21.97
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
10%
CA$17.54
MEDIAN
CA$21.97
90%
CA$31.27

The average hourly pay for an Addiction Counselor is C$21.97

Hourly Rate
C$18 - C$31
Bonus
C$500 - C$2k
Total Pay
C$38k - C$65k
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What Do Addiction Counselors Do?

Addiction Counselor Tasks
  • Counsel individuals or groups and implements therapeutic treatment plans to resolve addictions to drugs or alcohol.
  • Maintain case history and progress notes while observing their patients.
  • Provide evaluations, interventions, and individual and group therapy to clients experiencing chemical abuse or chemical dependency.
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Job Satisfaction for Addiction Counselor

4.2 out of 5
(12)
Highly Satisfied
8Reviews
Based on 12 responses, the job of Addiction Counselor has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.18 out of 5. On average, Addiction Counselors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
64.5%
Male
35.5%
This data is based on 31 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

64%

Dental

62%

Vision

51%

None

33%