Average Entry-Level Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Skills Salary

$40,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Diagnosis and Treatment Planning skills is $40,000.
25%
$37k
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$40k
50%
$45k
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75%
MEDIAN $40,000
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Salary
$37k - $45k
Total Pay
$29k - $56k

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Job Description for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

An early career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) 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. An experienced Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,149 based on 36 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 106 survey responses.
Early Career
28.3%
Mid Career
31.1%
Experienced
34.0%
Late Career
6.6%