How much does a Community Mental Health Counselor make? The average Community Mental Health Counselor salary is $46,586 as of August 27, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $41,295 and $53,338. Salary ranges 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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BetterHelp - Richmond , VA
Counselors who are looking for a strong and accessible peer community, directly through the ... a mental health counselor). * Experience counseling adults, couples, and/or teens * Excellent ...
BetterHelp - 53 days ago
District 19 Community Service Board - Petersburg , VA
... counseling, case coordination, community engagement, referrals, crisis intervention coordination ... mental health. The incumbent must have the ability to work effectively with all types/levels of ...
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago
District 19 Community Service Board - Petersburg , VA
District 19 Community Services Board is seeking a licensed, full-time Supervisor of Same Day Access ... Master's degree with a major course of study in Human Services (e.g., Counseling, Social Work ...
ZipRecruiter - 24 days ago
Richmond Behavioral Health Authority - Richmond , VA
... community service population; general knowledge of interviewing and supportive counseling ... mental health, intellectual disabilities, substance use disorders and prevention services to the ...
TheJobNetwork - 17 days ago
White Cloud Therapeutic Services, LLC - Richmond , VA
WCTS can serve a large spectrum of mental health concerns and diagnoses with a therapeutic focus on ... marginalized communities. WCTS provides services to the Commonwealth of Virginia through secure ...
ZipRecruiter - 54 days ago
Talk Family Of Virginia - Norfolk , VA
TALK Family of Virginia Inc. provides community-based mental health services for individuals in the 757. MHSS counselors are valued for their ability to provide direct care interventions for ...
ZipRecruiter - 35 days ago

Community Mental Health Counselor Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Community Mental Health Counselor between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of August 27, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Community Mental Health Counselor in each city.
Click to see the salary for Community Mental Health Counselor in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $58,232
Washington, DC $51,859
Miami, FL $45,352
Chicago, IL $49,423
Boston, MA $52,488
New York, NY $56,043
Dallas, TX $46,283
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Community Mental Health Counselor in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Community Mental Health Counselor in the United States. The base salary for Community Mental Health Counselor ranges from $41,295 to $53,338 with the average base salary of $46,586. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $41,510 to $53,409 with the average total cash compensation of $46,719.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $46,586 $41,295 - $53,338
Bonus $133 $215 - $72
Total Pay $46,719 $41,510 - $53,409
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
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What's the difference between Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Community Mental Health Counselor?
According to our latest salary estimation on August 27, 2020. The average salary of Community Mental Health Counselor is $46,586, and the average salary of Licensed Mental Health Counselor is $64,035. The average salary of Licensed Mental Health Counselor is higher than Community Mental Health Counselor. ( 2020-08-27 salary.com )
I am a Community Mental Health Counselor, which location’s salary is higher, Idaho Falls, ID or Harlingen, TX?
Idaho Falls, ID typically sees higher pay than Harlingen, TX for Community Mental Health Counselor. a Community Mental Health Counselor Salary in Idaho Falls, ID is $42,349 as of August 27, 2020; a Community Mental Health Counselor Salary in Harlingen, TX is $40,833 as of August 27, 2020. ( 2020-08-27 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Community Mental Health Counselor vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-08-27 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Community Mental Health Counselor?
Salary ranges for a Community Mental Health Counselor can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-08-27 salary.com )
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Last Update: August 27, 2020