Direct Care Counselor Salary

How much does a Direct Care Counselor make in the United States?
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$28,499 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$14 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$351 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average direct care counselor salary in United States is $28,499 or an equivalent hourly rate of $14. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $351. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$22,237 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$33,515 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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