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$58,584

Average Base Salary

$28/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,183

Average Bonus
The average mental health specialist salary in Arkansas, United States is $58,584 or an hourly rate of $28. This is 12% lower (-$8,083) than the average mental health specialist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,183.
Salary by Experience

$41,844

Entry Level Salary

$87,569

Senior Level Salary
An entry level mental health specialist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $41,844. On the other end, a senior level mental health specialist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $87,569.
Job Description
Assess and treat individuals with mental, emotional, or substance abuse problems, including abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and/or other drugs. Activities may include individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, case management, client advocacy, prevention, and education.
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