Chemical Dependency Counselor Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Chemical Dependency Counselor make in District of Columbia? The average Chemical Dependency Counselor salary in District of Columbia is $59,744 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $52,227 and $66,403. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Chemical Dependency Counselor runs individual, family, and group counseling for patients in chemical dependency programs. Acts as mediator between patients, relatives, medical staff, and outside agencies if needed. Being a Chemical Dependency Counselor tracks patient progress and dispensation of treatment services. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent; meets the standards for Chemical Dependency Counselor Certification Board, or other appropriate certification. Additionally, Chemical Dependency Counselor typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Chemical Dependency Counselor's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $59,444 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $59,444 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $59,444 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $59,444 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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