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How much does a Behavioral Youth Counselor make?

Updated Oct 16, 2021

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$32,433 /yr
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21 salaries

$23K

Low

$32K

Average

$46K

High

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The national average salary for Behavioral Youth Counselor is $32,433 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Behavioral Youth Counselor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 21 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Behavioral Youth Counselor employees.

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L2
Mental Health Counselor$46,438 /yr
L3
Mental Health Counselor Supervisor$55,441 /yr
L4
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Youth Villages
3.2

Youth Villages

Behavioral Youth Counselor - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $19
22 salaries
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$12

$19

$12 - $19 Range

Youth Villages
3.2

Youth Villages

Behavioral Youth Counselor - Hourly
About 

$18 -$20

 hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

Germaine Lawrence
2.4

Germaine Lawrence

Behavioral Youth Counselor - Hourly
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Youth Villages
3.2

Youth Villages

Youth Behavioral Counselor - Hourly
About 

$14 -$16

 hourly

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

Youth Villages
3.2

Youth Villages

Behavior Youth Counselor - Hourly
About 

$11 -$17

 hourly

$11

$17

$11 - $17 Range

Youth Villages
3.2

Youth Villages

Youth Behavior Counselor - Hourly
About 

$14 -$16

 hourly

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

Youth Villages
3.2

Youth Villages

Senior Behavioral Youth Counselor
About 

$33K -$41K

$33K

$41K

$32,546 - $41,491 Range

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Youth Villages
3.2

Youth Villages

Behavioral Youth Counselor\h - Hourly
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Youth Villages
3.2

Youth Villages

Behavioral Youth Counselor (TC1) - Hourly
About 

$15 -$17

 hourly

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Behavioral Youth Counselor salaries

The national average salary for a Behavioral Youth Counselor is $32,433 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Behavioral Youth Counselor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 21 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Behavioral Youth Counselor employees.

The highest salary for a Behavioral Youth Counselor in United States is $45,816 per year.

The lowest salary for a Behavioral Youth Counselor in United States is $22,959 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Behavioral Youth Counselor or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Behavioral Youth Counselor.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent behavioral youth counselor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$18
hourly
A Mental Health Counselor in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$58,863
per year
A Mental Health Counselor in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $58,863 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Self-Employed
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$63,097
per year
A Mental Health Counselor in the Worcester, MA Area area reported making $63,097 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Worcester, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$18
hourly
A Crisis Counselor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Clinical Counselor in the Greenville, SC Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Greenville, SC Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$40,000
per year
A Mental Health Coordinator in the Omaha, NE Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Omaha, NE Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$31,000
per year
A Mental Health Counselor in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $31,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$21
hourly
A Mental Health Counselor in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$78,338
per year
A Mental Health Counselor in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $78,338 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Self-Employed
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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