Behavioral Health Counselor Salary in the United States

How much does a Behavioral Health Counselor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Behavioral Health Counselor in the United States is $19 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $16 and $22. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Behavioral Health Counselor

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Job Openings for Behavioral Health Counselor
East Bay Agency For Children (EBAC) - Oakland , CA
The BHC Level-Clinical Supervisor for our Counseling Enriched Program (CE) is responsible for providing individual and/or group supervision to Behavioral Health Counselors, Case Managers and Family ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Masters of Social Work (MSW), Masters in Counseling or related field in mental health, Masters or ... behavioral health needs. 1 year clinical experience in a primary care or other medical setting
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
Support behavioral health and chemical dependency services provided by primary care providers, in ... Provide brief counseling or psychotherapy using evidence-based techniques such as behavioral ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Behavioral Health Group - Jackson , TN
Behavioral Health Group (BHG), a leading provider of opioid addiction treatment services. BHG provides medication assisted treatment and counseling services in a conventional outpatient setting. At ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
CHE Behavioral Health Services - Bronx , NY
C.H.E. Behavioral Health Services is expanding and seeking compassionate bilingual Spanish ... A completed doctorate in clinical psychology, counseling psychology or health psychology
Jobs2Careers - 2 days ago
Maxim Healthcare Services - Yuba City , CA
Provides financial counseling whennecessary to achieve the treatment goals established by the ... We offer services including home healthcare, behavioral care, healthcare staffing, personal ...
Maxim Healthcare Services - 8 days ago