How much does a Mental Health Associate make?

Updated Aug 2, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$31,961 /yr
Average Base Pay

268 salaries

$24K

Low

$32K

Average

$43K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Mental Health Associate is $31,961 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Mental Health Associate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 268 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Mental Health Associate employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Associate Mental Health Counselor$32,891 /yr
L3
Mental Health Counselor Supervisor$55,106 /yr
Career Path

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San Marcos Treatment Center
2.9

San Marcos Treatment Center

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $10 - $15
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$10

$15

$10 - $15 Range

Allina Health
3.7

Allina Health

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $21 - $25

$21

$25

$21 - $25 Range

Arbour Health System
2.5

Arbour Health System

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $17

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

Alabama Clinical Schools
2.1

Alabama Clinical Schools

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $16

$11

$16

$11 - $16 Range

Allina Health
3.7

Allina Health

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $20 - $22

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

Regions Hospital
4.3

Regions Hospital

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $19 - $23

$19

$23

$19 - $23 Range

Penn Medicine Princeton Health
4.1

Penn Medicine Princeton Health

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $21

$16

$21

$16 - $21 Range

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Laurel Heights Hospital
2

Laurel Heights Hospital

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17

$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

Universal Health Services
3.4

Universal Health Services

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $15

$11

$15

$11 - $15 Range

University of Kentucky
4.1

University of Kentucky

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

High Focus Centers
2.9

High Focus Centers

Mental Health Associate

$26,011

 /yr
Range: $25K - $32K

$25K

$32K

$24,809 - $31,595 Range

Pyramid Healthcare
2.5

Pyramid Healthcare

Mental Health Associate

$25,407

 /yr
Range: $24K - $28K

$24K

$28K

$23,886 - $28,207 Range

Abbott Northwestern Hospital
3.6

Abbott Northwestern Hospital

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $20 - $23

$20

$23

$20 - $23 Range

Pembroke Hospital
2.3

Pembroke Hospital

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $14 - $16

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

Oak Plains Academy
2.1

Oak Plains Academy

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $15

$11

$15

$11 - $15 Range

RWJBarnabas Health
3.6

RWJBarnabas Health

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $20

$17

$20

$17 - $20 Range

Centra Health
3.3

Centra Health

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $16

$13

$16

$13 - $16 Range

Rivendell Behavioral Health Services (Kentucky)
3.1

Rivendell Behavioral Health Services (Kentucky)

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $15

$11

$15

$11 - $15 Range

Riveredge Hospital
2.8

Riveredge Hospital

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $18

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

Summit Oaks Hospital
2.6

Summit Oaks Hospital

Mental Health Associate - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $19

$16

$19

$16 - $19 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Mental Health Associate salaries

The national average salary for a Mental Health Associate is $31,961 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Mental Health Associate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 268 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Mental Health Associate employees.

The highest salary for a Mental Health Associate in United States is $43,002 per year.

The lowest salary for a Mental Health Associate in United States is $23,754 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent mental health associate salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$25
hourly
An Associate Professional Clinical Counselor in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Mental Health Associate in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$25
hourly
A Mental Health Associate in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$19
hourly
A Quality Mental Health Associate (QMHA) in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$16
hourly
A Mental Health Associate in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
$31,000
per year
A LPC Associate in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $31,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Mental Health Associate in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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