Community Mental Health Counselor Salary in the United States

How much does a Community Mental Health Counselor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Community Mental Health Counselor in the United States is $22 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $19 and $25. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Community Mental Health Counselor

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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 Community Mental Health Counselor in the United States. The average hourly rate for Community Mental Health Counselor ranges from $19 to $25 with the average hourly pay of $22. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $20 to $25 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $22.

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Job Openings for Community Mental Health Counselor
SAN FERNANDO VALLEY COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER, INC. - Van Nuys , CA
Alcohol and Drug Counselor Supervisor Certification preferred. Minimum of three years' experience ... Please provide your resume PDF Company Description The San Fernando Valley Community Mental Health ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
County of Napa - Napa , CA
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES The County of Napa is a highly respected employer within the local community as ... MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS The Forensic Mental Health Counselor provides professional mental health ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
NaphCare Mental Health Professional/Clinicians are responsible for providing mental health care ... Community Culture -CEU availability online Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran
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Community Empowerment Resources (CER) - Honolulu , HI
REQUIREMENTS * Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Health, Nursing, Counseling (or ... Community Empowerment Resources values its consumers and employees by empowering them to live happy ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Mental Health Systems - San Jose , CA
... County Mental Health/Substance Use Disorder Services and community-based organizations ... counseling settings. At least two years of supervisory experience in a similar work setting
iHire - 3 days ago
Community Empowerment Resources (CER) - Honolulu , HI
REQUIREMENTS * Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Health, Nursing, Counseling (or ... Community Empowerment Resources values its consumers and employees by empowering them to live happy ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago