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

$46,106
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$900
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with Counseling skills is $46,106.
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MEDIAN $46,106
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Salary
$36k - $60k
Bonus
$0 - $900
Total Pay
$35k - $58k

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Job Description for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

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Popular Skills for Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)

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

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. An experienced Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,871 based on 56 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 193 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.0%
Early Career
45.1%
Experienced
29.0%
Late Career
10.9%