Substance Abuse Therapist Salary in the United States

How much does a Substance Abuse Therapist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Substance Abuse Therapist in the United States is $21 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $19 and $27. 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

Substance Abuse Therapist

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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 Substance Abuse Therapist in the United States. The average hourly rate for Substance Abuse Therapist ranges from $19 to $27 with the average hourly pay of $21. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $20 to $27 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $22.

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Job Openings for Substance Abuse Therapist
Emergence Addiction and Behavioral Therapies -
EMERGENCE Focus Program is seeking a full-time Substance Abuse Counselor to work with the Lane ... Certification to deliver Moral Reconation Therapy (MRT) preferred EMERGENCE offers a competitive ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
Summit Counseling Center - Atlanta -
This is a temporary 3-4 month position as a therapist in a Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program (SAIOP) with the opportunity for potential future hire at two organizations that are ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
Behavioral Health Services - Long Beach , CA
... T or MSW licensed waivered. Five years of substance abuse work experience. Must have valid California driver's license and liability insurance if driving personal vehicle on BHS business. Vision ...
TheJobNetwork - 2 days ago
KAISER - Union City , CA
May supervise Post Master's Fellows, Associate Clinical Social Workers, Associate Marriage Family Therapists or Associate Professional Clinical Counselors as needed if supervision course is completed
Kaiser Permanente - 3 days ago
Hunterdon Drug Awareness - Flemington , NJ
Come join a rapidly expanding substance abuse organization who is currently seeking clinicians for our growing program! Hunterdon Drug Awareness Program is currently seeking part time clinicians to ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Alignstaffing - Baltimore , MD
Prepares comprehensive assessments of new patients with substance abuse disorders, utilizing the ... Develops, facilitates, and documents group therapy, including family therapy and education
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago