Mental Health Counselor Salary

How much does a Mental Health Counselor make in the United States?
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$46,494 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$22 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$911 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average mental health counselor salary in United States is $46,494 or an equivalent hourly rate of $22. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $911. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$33,630 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$57,185 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$53,899
5 Year Change:
16 %
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