Average Mid-Career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Group Therapy Skills Salary

$45,908
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$1,050
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Group Therapy skills is $45,908.
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$36k
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$46k
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MEDIAN $45,908
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Salary
$36k - $60k
Bonus
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$36k - $58k

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Job Description for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

Career Paths

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Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)
Compliance Officer
Addiction Counselor
Substance Abuse Counselor
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Popular Skills for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

Skills in Counseling and Diagnosis and Treatment Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Case Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

An entry-level Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,604 based on 5 salaries. An early career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,969 based on 60 salaries. An experienced Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,232 based on 46 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $47,463.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 135 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.7%
Early Career
44.4%
Experienced
34.1%
Late Career
17.8%