Substance Abuse Counselor Salaries

2,447 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$38,132 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,090
Range$253 - $5,649

How much does a Substance Abuse Counselor make?

The national average salary for a Substance Abuse Counselor is $38,132 in United States. Filter by location to see Substance Abuse Counselor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,447 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Substance Abuse Counselor employees.

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Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

The GEO Group

$18/hr

Range: $13 - $22

13 salaries

$18/hr
$13$22

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

Colonial Management Group

$16/hr

Range: $13 - $23

13 salaries

$16/hr
$13$23

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

Phoenix House

$15/hr

Range: $13 - $16

11 salaries

$15/hr
$13$16

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

Acadia Healthcare

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $21

10 salaries

$17/hr
$15$21

Substance Abuse Counselor

Gateway Foundation

$30,662/yr

Range: $27K - $55K

9 salaries

$30,662/yr
$27K$55K

Substance Abuse Counselor

Colonial Management Group

$31,392/yr

Range: $27K - $40K

8 salaries

$31,392/yr
$27K$40K

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

CRC Health Group

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $21

7 salaries

$17/hr
$15$21

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Substance Abuse Counselor

Acadia Healthcare

$38,991/yr

Range: $33K - $45K

6 salaries

$38,991/yr
$33K$45K

Substance Abuse Counselor

Phoenix House

$34,018/yr

Range: $32K - $41K

6 salaries

$34,018/yr
$32K$41K

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

Gateway Foundation

$16/hr

Range: $14 - $18

6 salaries

$16/hr
$14$18

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

Operation Par

$15/hr

Range: $14 - $17

6 salaries

$15/hr
$14$17

Substance Abuse Counselor

Unlimited Path

$32,238/yr

Range: $29K - $33K

6 salaries

$32,238/yr
$29K$33K

Substance Abuse Counselor

Straight And Narrow

$34,601/yr

Range: $34K - $38K

6 salaries

$34,601/yr
$34K$38K

Substance Abuse Counselor

Spectrum Health Systems

$33,627/yr

Range: $31K - $37K

5 salaries

$33,627/yr
$31K$37K

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

Spectrum Health Systems

$19/hr

Range: $15 - $33

5 salaries

$19/hr
$15$33

Substance Abuse Counselor

Pinnacle Treatment Centers

$39,121/yr

Range: $33K - $52K

5 salaries

$39,121/yr
$33K$52K

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

BAART

$18/hr

Range: $17 - $20

5 salaries

$18/hr
$17$20

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

New Season

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $19

5 salaries

$18/hr
$16$19

Substance Abuse Counselor

New Season

$38,000/yr

Range: $36K - $45K

5 salaries

$38,000/yr
$36K$45K

Substance Abuse Counselor - Hourly

Unlimited Path

$15/hr

Range: $14 - $15

5 salaries

$15/hr
$14$15
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$38,000
per year
A Substance Abuse Counselor in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $38,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$35
hourly
A Mental Health Counselor in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Mental Health Counselor in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$13
hourly
A Youth Counselor in the Davenport, IA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Davenport, IA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$16
hourly
A Program Counselor in the Merced, CA Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Merced, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$51,281
per year
A Clinical Counselor in the Myrtle Beach, SC Area area reported making $51,281 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Myrtle Beach, SC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$13
hourly
A Mental Health Counselor in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$32,176
per year
A Substance Abuse Counselor in the Carbondale, IL Area area reported making $32,176 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Carbondale, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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