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 November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $17 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Colonial Internal Medicine Associates - Fredericksburg , VA
Masters Degree in Behavioral Health Counseling Virginia License (LPC ,LCSW, or LCP) Benefits: Health Insurance Paid Vacation Paid Holidays Continuing Education Stipend Retirement Plan 401K
Monster - 2 days ago
City Of Alexandria Virginia - Alexandria , VA
Residential Counselor, Direct Support Professional (1 Part-Time, 1 Full-Time) The City of ... behavioral health, medical health, substance abuse and/or mental health; at least one year of ...
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Magellan Health - Virginia Beach , VA
... Mental Health Counselor (LPC), or Psychologist. Provides the full breadth of Child and Youth Behavioral (CYB) counseling services to children of all ages of military service members and their ...
Magellan Health - 31 days ago
Magellan Health - Yorktown , VA
Services include non-medical, short term, walk around counseling, training/health and wellness presentations, provision of health fairs, and consultation to installation command regarding behavioral ...
Magellan Health - 31 days ago
Lighthouse Behavioral Health Center - Richmond , VA
Lighthouse Behavioral Health Center is a reputable mental health agency that aims to provide the ... Residents in Counseling: must have a Master's degree in Counseling with 500 internship hours or 1 ...
ZipRecruiter - 37 days ago
Strategic Resources, Inc. - Little Creek , VA
Must hold and maintain a valid unrestricted counseling license or certification from the state in ... If you are an energetic, compassionate, licensed behavioral health. Company Description Strategic ...
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Behavioral Health Counselor in the United States. The average hourly rate for Behavioral Health Counselor ranges from $17 to $22 with the average hourly pay of $19. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $17 to $23 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $20.

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