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The average director of counseling salary in District of Columbia, United States is $84,074 or an equivalent hourly rate of $40. This is 14% higher (+$10,559) than the average director of counseling salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,043. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level director of counseling (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $63,737. On the other end, a senior level director of counseling (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $108,154.

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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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