How much does a Licensed Professional Counselor make in Washington, DC? The average Licensed Professional Counselor salary in Washington, DC is $57,522 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $52,757 and $67,041. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Licensed Professional Counselor?

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) is a licensure for mental health professionals in some countries. In the US, licensed professional counselors (or in some states, "licensed clinical professional counselors" or "licensed mental health counselors") provide mental health and substance abuse care to millions of Americans. Licensed professional counselors (LPCs) are doctoral and master's-level mental health service providers, trained to work with individuals, families, and groups in treating mental, behavioral, and emotional problems and disorders. LPCs make up a large percentage of the work...

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Job Openings for Licensed Professional Counselor in Washington, DC
Morneau Shepell - Arlington , VA
Confidential professional support is available to employees and family members in-person and ... Succeeding as an On-Site EAP Counselor will require the following core qualifications and skills ...
Morneau Shepell - 3 days ago
Magellan Health - Washington , DC
... Therapist (LMFT), Mental Health Counselor (LPC), or Psychologist. Primary responsibility of ... Develops an effective and professional working relationship with the installation POC. * Provides ...
Magellan Health - 77 days ago
Continuum Medical Staffing - Reston , VA
'Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor needed for outpatient practice providing early intervention, individual and group therapy for children, and guidance for parents offering psychological ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Licensed Counselor with Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Experience Remote/Telehealth - MARYLAND ... Access to a Growing Network of Like-Minded, Collaborative Professionals * Benefits (for both Full ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago
Tree of Life Family Services LLC - Woodbridge , VA
You will be under the supervision of a licensed professional. Please visit the Virginia Board of counseling for the application process.
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Talkspace - Alexandria , VA
A LCSW, LMFT, LPCC, or PhD in Clinical Psychology * Minimum of 3 years of direct clinical experience * Individual Professional malpractice liability insurance policy * Submission of a fully completed ...
ZipRecruiter - 82 days ago
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About Washington, District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

Washington, District of Columbia  area prices were up 1.3% from a year ago

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