Late-Career Certified Addiction Drug and Alcohol Counselor Salary

The average wage for a Late-Career Certified Addiction Drug and Alcohol Counselor is $21.68 per hour.

$29,813 - $62,530
$30K
$43K
$63K
MEDIAN: $42,989
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$14.96 - $31.22
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$31
MEDIAN: $21.78
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$0$63K
Salary $29,813 - $62,530
Bonus $875
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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$30,562 - $63,394
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 3 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 46
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $14.96 - $31.22
Overtime $26.00
Annual Data $0$63K
Bonus $875
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).
)
$30,562 - $63,394
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 3 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

Job Description for Certified Addiction Drug and Alcohol Counselor

Certified substance abuse counselors help clients overcome addiction to drugs, alcohol, or gambling. An evaluation of the patient’s addiction type and severity should be carried out before other services are administered; then, counseling services can be provided. These counselors help their patients to understand why addiction exists and what can be done to overcome it.

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Certified Addiction Drug and Alcohol 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.

Certified Addiction Drug and Alcohol Counselor Job Listings

Key Stats for Certified Addiction Drug and Alcohol Counselor

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Certified Addiction Drug and Alcohol Counselor Salaries

Case Management
▼0%

National Average
$45,000

Counseling
▼3%

Group Therapy
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 34%