Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor Salary

An Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor earns an average salary of $55,144 per year. A skill in Training is associated with high pay for this job.

$40,485 - $77,334
$40K
$55K
$77K
MEDIAN: $54,829
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50%
90%

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$13.91 - $53.36
$14
$26
$53
MEDIAN: $25.64
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$0$86K
Salary $40,485 - $77,334
Bonus $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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$39,528 - $86,959
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 107
Hourly Data $0$53
Hourly Rate $13.91 - $53.36
Overtime $32.77
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $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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$39,528 - $86,959
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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Job Description for Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor

The emotional health of employees can play a critical role in maintaining consistent high performance and meeting goals. In recognition of this, more and more companies offer the services of an employee assistance program (EAP) counselor. Employers typically work either with a dedicated EAP provider under contract, or even have an in-house team at times, and EAP counselors help employees and their families deal with a variety of outside-of-work issues and stressful situations in order to help them improve their focus on work-related tasks.

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Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor Tasks

  • Assist member in determining eligibility and benefit coverage.
  • Provide telephone assistance to employees who are dealing with a variety of issues.
  • Coordinate referrals for outpatient care, and update clinical notes in the care management database.
  • Respond to crisis telephone calls.

Common Career Paths for Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor


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Popular Employer Salaries for Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor

Pay by Experience Level for Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor

Pay by Experience for an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor has a positive trend. An entry-level Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 78 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 31 salaries. An Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 24 salaries.

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Key Stats for Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
$55,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Counselor Salaries

Training
▲11%

National Average
$55,000

▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 18%
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