A Mental Health Counselor earns an average salary of C$53,004 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$37,749 - C$82,433
C$38K
C$55K
C$82K
MEDIAN: C$55,374
10%
50%
90%
C$17.24 - C$41.22
C$17
C$26
C$41
MEDIAN: C$26.03
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$84K
Salary C$37,749 - C$82,433
Bonus C$4,913
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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C$37,260 - C$84,495
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 61
Hourly Data C$0C$41
Hourly Rate C$17.24 - C$41.22
Overtime C$22.87
Annual Data C$0C$84K
Bonus C$4,913
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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C$37,260 - C$84,495
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

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Pay by Experience Level for Mental Health Counselor

Pay by Experience for a Mental Health Counselor has a positive trend. An entry-level Mental Health Counselor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 55 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Mental Health Counselor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$58,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Mental Health Counselor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 16 salaries. A Mental Health Counselor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$64,000 based on 8 salaries.

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Key Stats for Mental Health Counselor

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Mental Health Counselor Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
C$55,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 25%
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