How much does a Behavioral Health Specialist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Behavioral Health Specialist in the United States is $26 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $23 and $28. 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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ACI Federal - Williamsburg , VA
Hospital | Long Term Care Facility | Group Home Experience Required! Healthcare | Mental Health | Behavioral Health Experience Preferred! $17-18 per hour and three weeks of paid training provided
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago
Alleghany Highlands Community Services - Covington , VA
... with behavioral health challenges and intellectual and developmental disabilities. The TDT ... Specialist is a direct client service position responsible for providing case management support ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 23 days ago
Horizon Behavioral Health - Lynchburg , VA
The Peer Recovery Specialist position will assist individuals with basic physical, financial ... Horizon Behavioral Health is located in the heart of Central Virginia surrounded by the beautiful ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 3 days ago
Horizon Behavioral Health - Lynchburg , VA
... behavioral health condition. This is a grant-funded position that will end when the grant ends ... Eligible to certify in Virginia as Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS). Related Knowledge ...
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ACI Federal - Staunton , VA
Behavioral Health- Patient Care Specialist in Staunton, VA- Travel no more than 300 miles Responsibilities: * ● Ability to act in the capacity of essential personnel during emergency/crisis ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Exercise fair, firm and consistent use of behavioral system. * Supervise the administration of ... The Overnight Support Specialist shall have a human services Bachelors degree (Counseling, Social ...
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