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$57,158

Average Base Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,126

Average Bonus
The average behavioral health worker salary in Arkansas, United States is $57,158 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. This is 12% lower (-$7,886) than the average behavioral health worker salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,126. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.
Salary by Experience

$43,640

Entry Level Salary

$93,200

Senior Level Salary
An entry level behavioral health worker (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $43,640. On the other end, a senior level behavioral health worker (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $93,200.

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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.
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