How much does a Residence Counselor make in the United States? The average Residence Counselor salary in the United States is $34,976 as of November 23, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $29,226 and $38,923. 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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The Correctional Residence Counselor (CRC-II), under direction of the Chief of Security, supervises and coordinates the activities of the assigned CRC-I staff ensuring proper security, sanitation and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 3 days ago
California State University, Monterey Bay - Seaside , CA
Develop and implement programs including: presentations, workshops, prevention projects, residence ... Counselor, Psychologist, or licensed eligible within one year of appointment. Experience - 14 days ago
South Beach Psychiatric Center - New York , NY
Possession of a current New York State Licensed Mental Health Counselor license and registration ... Our new, state-of-the-art inpatient psychiatric hospital and transitional living residence are ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Carelink Services - Lansdowne , PA
The goal of the counselor is to promote the pursuit of independence for all individuals ... their residence. Prepare various foods for individual meals as required. Ensure that any and all ...
ZipRecruiter - 30 days ago
ServiceNet - Greenfield , MA
As a Residential Counselor, you will: · help create a supportive, homelike environment for the individuals in our residence; · assist program participants in making plans to meet their specific ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 85 days ago
Salvation Army - ARC - Wilmington , DE
The Counselor will conduct counseling sessions and process work cooperatively within the Program ... The in-residence rehabilitation program focuses on basic necessities with every man or woman being ...
ZipRecruiter - 72 days ago

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