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Counselor Substance Abuse Salary

How much does a Counselor Substance Abuse make in New Jersey, United States?
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Salary Data for Counselor Substance Abuse

$56,076 (USD)/yr

$27 (USD)/hr

$948 (USD)/yr

$55,422 (USD)/yr

$27 (USD)/hr

$948 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Advises and aids individuals and families requiring assistance dealing with substance abuse problems, such as alcohol or drug abuse. Develops program for treatment and rehabilitation of client, using knowledge of drug and alcohol abuse problems and counseling and treatment techniques. Typically requires certification by State or other governing body.
The average counselor substance abuse salary in New Jersey, United States is $56,076 or an equivalent hourly rate of $27. This is 14% higher (+$7,095) than the average counselor substance abuse salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $948. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New Jersey, United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$41,302 (USD)

$68,400 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$65,007 (USD)

16 %

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

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