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The average mental health worker assistant salary in Arkansas, United States is $47,101 or an hourly rate of $23. This is 12% lower (-$6,498) than the average mental health worker assistant salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $815.
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An entry level mental health worker assistant (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $34,873. On the other end, a senior level mental health worker assistant (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $61,831.
Job Description
Counsel with emphasis on prevention. Work with individuals and groups to promote optimum mental and emotional health. May help individuals deal with issues associated with addictions and substance abuse; family, parenting, and marital problems; stress management; self-esteem; and aging. Excludes “Social Workers" (21-1021 through 21-1029), "Psychiatrists" (29-1066), and "Psychologists" (19-3031 through 19-3039).
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