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Mental Health Counselor Salaries

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1,518 SalariesUpdated Jan 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$45,449/yr
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$33K
Low
$45K
Average
$64K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,220
Range$278 - $6,496
How much does a Mental Health Counselor make?

The national average salary for a Mental Health Counselor is $45,449 in United States. Filter by location to see Mental Health Counselor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,518 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Mental Health Counselor employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Seneca Family of Agencies
      $16/hr
      Range: $14 - $19
      21 salaries
      $16/hr
      $14$19
      Walden Behavioral Care
      $16/hr
      Range: $15 - $22
      17 salaries
      $16/hr
      $15$22
      Children’s Home Society of Florida
      $35,866/yr
      Range: $35K - $37K
      10 salaries
      $35,866/yr
      $35K$37K
      MHM Services
      $50,195/yr
      Range: $47K - $58K
      10 salaries
      $50,195/yr
      $47K$58K
      RADIAS Health
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $15
      10 salaries
      $15/hr
      $14$15
      Fred Finch Youth Center
      $14/hr
      Range: $12 - $17
      9 salaries
      $14/hr
      $12$17
      Cigna
      $45,923/yr
      Range: $44K - $47K
      8 salaries
      $45,923/yr
      $44K$47K

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      Aspire Public Schools
      $48,030/yr
      Range: $42K - $53K
      8 salaries
      $48,030/yr
      $42K$53K
      Lutheran Services in Iowa
      $40,965/yr
      Range: $33K - $44K
      7 salaries
      $40,965/yr
      $33K$44K
      Richmond Area Multi-Services
      $42,921/yr
      Range: $36K - $52K
      7 salaries
      $42,921/yr
      $36K$52K
      East Middlesx Association Retarded CI
      $16/hr
      Range: $16 - $18
      7 salaries
      $16/hr
      $16$18
      Florida Department of Health
      $38,384/yr
      Range: $36K - $39K
      6 salaries
      $38,384/yr
      $36K$39K
      State of South Carolina
      $31,431/yr
      Range: $29K - $33K
      6 salaries
      $31,431/yr
      $29K$33K
      Apollo Education Group
      $55,105/yr
      Range: $53K - $60K
      5 salaries
      $55,105/yr
      $53K$60K
      John Muir Health
      $31/hr
      Range: $25 - $35
      5 salaries
      $31/hr
      $25$35
      Options for Community Living
      $13/hr
      Range: $12 - $14
      5 salaries
      $13/hr
      $12$14
      Third Way Center
      $15/hr
      Range: $14 - $18
      5 salaries
      $15/hr
      $14$18
      Bournewood Health Systems
      $16/hr
      Range: $16 - $17
      5 salaries
      $16/hr
      $16$17
      CONNELLSVILLE COUNSELING CENTER
      $46,792/yr
      Range: $45K - $49K
      5 salaries
      $46,792/yr
      $45K$49K
      Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma & Texas | HCSC
      $46,746/yr
      Range: $44K - $49K
      4 salaries
      $46,746/yr
      $44K$49K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Mental Health Counselor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $15
      hourly
      A Mental Health Worker in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Job Highlights
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $15
      hourly
      A Mental Health Worker in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $15 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Hospital
      $54,000
      per year
      A Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $54,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Atlanta, GA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $35,000
      per year
      A Registered Mental Health Counselor in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $35,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $5k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Tampa, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $30,000
      per year
      A Mental Health Counselor in the Syracuse, NY Area area reported making $30,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Syracuse, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Public
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