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The average mental health substance abuse social worker salary in Colorado, United States is $58,571 or an hourly rate of $28. This is 0% lower (+$202) than the average mental health substance abuse social worker salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,078.
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An entry level mental health substance abuse social worker (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $48,318. On the other end, a senior level mental health substance abuse social worker (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $76,949.
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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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