How much does a Counselor make in the United States? The average Counselor salary in the United States is $74,102 as of May 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $67,014 and $83,890. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Seasoned Recruitment - Abingdon, VA

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Guideline Healthcare - Aldie, VA

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MediTelecare - Alexandria, VA

Bilingual Senior Therapist

Temporary Solutions, Inc. - Arlington, VA


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Join the world's largest online counseling platform. We provide the marketing, the technology, and the additional income. You provide the professionalism, clinical experience, and care. More About ...
BetterHelp - 8 days ago
CleanSlate Centers - Norfolk , VA
Job Details Description Some responsibilities include: * Evaluates outcomes and performance improvement initiatives to ensure highest quality care for clients. * Develop client resources used in ...
Neuvoo - 12 days ago
JAKAFI Behavioral Care Center - Richmond , VA
We are seeking a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor to join our team in our Emporia, VA location! You will be responsible for implementing effective treatment plans to clients in an individual or ...
ZipRecruiter - 19 days ago
Well Marriage Center - Reston , VA
Our clinical mission is to provide the highest quality couples counseling to our communities by assisting couples in changing/healing longstanding toxic relationship patterns and learning new skills ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Guideline Healthcare - Berryville , VA
Behavioral Health Care Center seeking a Therapist / Counselor for a full time position near Berryville, VA. Details: * Full-Time * Outpatient Setting * Multidisciplinary approach to care * Early to ...
ZipRecruiter - 89 days ago
Easterseals UCP - Fredericksburg , VA
REACH is a crisis prevention, intervention and stabilization system to support individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities, as well as a mental health condition or challenging ...
ZipRecruiter - 63 days ago

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