Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Residential Youth Counselor is $13.48
What Do Residential Youth Counselors Do?
Residential youth counselor positions involve working with children and adolescents; in some settings, counselors deal with a wide range of ages, while others focus on a specific age group and/or demographic (such as teenage girls). They help provide a positive, therapeutic environment to the youth under their supervision, who may have experienced traumatic and unstable environments. Residential youth counselors must serve as a positive role model, working with youth in individual and group …Read more