Average Experienced Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Counseling Skills Salary

$47,871
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The average salary for an Experienced Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Counseling skills is $47,871.
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$36k
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MEDIAN $47,871
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$36k - $63k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$36k - $63k

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Job Description for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

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Popular Skills for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

Skills in Group Therapy, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning and Clinical Assessment are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $39,513 based on 29 salaries. An early career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,780 based on 87 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,106 based on 58 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $47,014.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 195 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.9%
Early Career
44.6%
Mid Career
29.7%
Late Career
10.8%