Work in Compensation or HR?    x
Or browse by:

$83,596

Average Base Salary

$40/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,797

Average Bonus
The average counselor marriage & family salary in District of Columbia, United States is $83,596 or an equivalent hourly rate of $40. This is 14% higher (+$10,262) than the average counselor marriage & family salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,797. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$57,405

Entry Level Salary

$109,342

Senior Level Salary
An entry level counselor marriage & family (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $57,405. On the other end, a senior level counselor marriage & family (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $109,342.

Are you paid fairly?

Calculate your market salary rate to find out.
Calculate Salary
Job Description
Diagnose and treat mental and emotional disorders, whether cognitive, affective, or behavioral, within the context of marriage and family systems. Apply psychotherapeutic and family systems theories and techniques in the delivery of services to individuals, couples, and families for the purpose of treating such diagnosed nervous and mental disorders. Excludes “Social Workers" (21-1021 through 21-1029) and "Psychologists" of all types (19-3031 through 19-3039).

Jobs that May Interest You

Military Family Life Counselors
Strategic Resources, Inc.
Washington
Masters degree from an accredited graduate program in a mental health related field such as social work, psychology, marriage/family therapy, or counseling. * A valid unrestricted counseling license ...
Utilization Management (UM) Behavioral Health Care Manager I or II - Washington DC (DC residents ...
Anthem, Inc.
Washington
Requires MS or MA in social work, counseling, nursing or a related behavioral health field * 3 ... laws), LMFT, or Clinical Psychologist, to practice as a health professional within the scope of ...
Bilingual Mental Health Therapist
Mary's Center
Washington
Individuals with LICSW, LPC and LMFT and Spanish speaking encouraged to apply. REPORTABILITY The ... Education – Requires a Masters Degree in Social Work or Masters in Counseling (minimum Graduate ...
Behavioral Scientist, Department of Family Medicine - Georgetown University Medical Center
Georgetown University
Washington
Master's Degree in Social Work (MSW), Professional Counseling (PC), Marriage and Family Therapy (MDFT) – preference for Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology or a related field (PhD/PsyD
Service Coordinator BH/SW -HI Kapolei
WellCare Health Plans Inc.
Washington
Provides counseling on options regarding institutional placement and HCBS alternatives. * Assists ... Licensure in the state of Hawaii as a LCSW, LSW or LMFT. Special Skills (e.g. 2nd language
About the Data

The above data is a data available in ERI Economic Research Institute's Global Salary Calculator. The Global Salary Calculator provides compensation data for over 45,000 positions in 8,000+ cities in 69 countries. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Global Salary Calculator.

If you need to calculate competitive levels of salaries, incentives and total compensation by industry, organization size and salary planning date, please view a demonstration version of ERI's Salary Assessor, which is used by the majority of the Fortune 500 for salary survey data and compensation planning. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Salary Assessor.

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.

Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo