Average Experienced Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Skills Salary

$49,149
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$1,500
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The average salary for an Experienced Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Diagnosis and Treatment Planning skills is $49,149.
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$36k
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$49k
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$72k
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MEDIAN $49,149
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Salary
$36k - $72k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$36k - $67k

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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 and Clinical Assessment are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Counseling.

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 $40,000 based on 10 salaries. An early career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,609 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,336 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $48,718.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 80 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.5%
Early Career
37.5%
Mid Career
41.3%
Late Career
8.8%