Substance Abuse Counselor Salary

How much does a Substance Abuse Counselor make in the United States?
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$48,566 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$23 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$821 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average substance abuse counselor salary in United States is $48,566 or an equivalent hourly rate of $23. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $821. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$35,771 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$59,240 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$56,302 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
Job Description
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