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$31,277

Average Base Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$403

Average Bonus
The average vocational rehabilitation counselor (vcr) salary in Alabama, United States is $31,277 or an equivalent hourly rate of $15. This is 7% lower (-$2,480) than the average vocational rehabilitation counselor (vcr) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $403. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
Salary by Experience

$19,915

Entry Level Salary

$38,272

Senior Level Salary
An entry level vocational rehabilitation counselor (vcr) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $19,915. On the other end, a senior level vocational rehabilitation counselor (vcr) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $38,272.

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Job Description
Counsel individuals to maximize the independence and employability of persons coping with personal, social, and vocational difficulties that result from birth defects, illness, disease, accidents, or the stress of daily life. Coordinate activities for residents of care and treatment facilities. Assess client needs and design and implement rehabilitation programs that may include personal and vocational counseling, training, and job placement.
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