How much does a Behavior Specialist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Behavior Specialist in the United States is $21 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $18 and $26. Hourly rate 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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Soliant is looking to place a licensed Behavior Specialist in a great school district for the 2020/2021 school year! This school is looking to hire on a great candidate for a permanent position The ...
Soliant - 8 days ago
Fairfax County Sheriff's Office - Fairfax , VA
Behavioral Health Specialist II Print Apply Behavioral Health Specialist II Salary $56,816.03 - $94,693.25 Annually Location RESTON (EE26), VA Job Type FT Salary W BN Department Community Services ... - 28 days ago
ACI Federal - Williamsburg , VA
Behavioral Health Specialist Williamsburg, VA Start Date: 16 November to Late January Assignment ... Specialized training in the management of aggressive mental health behavior required. * Valid ...
ZipRecruiter - 39 days ago
New River Valley Community Services - Blacksburg , VA
Meets with children and or/adolescents in their home, community, or school settings providing 1:1 support and guidance around their behavioral, mental, or emotional health issues. Works with family ... - 57 days ago
SpringHealth Behavioral Health and Integrated Care - Ridgeway , VA
Behavior Analyst, Location: Ridgeway, VA - 24148
Agency Feed - 64 days ago
SpringHealth Behavioral Health and Integrated Care - Alexandria , VA
Implement Applied Behavior Analysis driven programs for youth with developmental disabilities in their homes and/or a community environment * Provide 1:1 therapy to individuals with a developmental ...
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