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The average clinical counselor salary in United States is $57,300 or an equivalent hourly rate of $28. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,169. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level clinical counselor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $43,019. On the other end, a senior level clinical counselor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $70,708.

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Job Description
Diagnose and treat mental disorders; learning disabilities; and cognitive, behavioral, and emotional problems, using individual, child, family, and group therapies. May design and implement behavior modification programs.

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