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Alcohol and Drug Counselor Salary

How much does a Alcohol and Drug Counselor make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Alcohol and Drug Counselor

$53,250 (USD)/yr

$26 (USD)/hr

$895 (USD)/yr

$52,617 (USD)/yr

$25 (USD)/hr

$895 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Counsel and advise individuals with alcohol, tobacco, drug, or other problems, such as gambling and eating disorders. May counsel individuals, families, or groups or engage in prevention programs. Excludes “Social Workers" (21-1021 through 21-1029), "Psychologists" (19-3031 through 19-3039), and "Mental Health Counselors" (21-1014) providing these services.
The average alcohol and drug counselor salary in United States is $53,250 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $895. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$38,950 (USD)

$65,170 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$61,732 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Alcohol and Drug Counselor will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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