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As of Nov 27, 2020, the average annual pay for an Addictions Counselor in the United States is $44,878 a year.
Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $21.58 an hour. This is the equivalent of $863/week or $3,740/month.
While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $58,000 and as low as $25,000, the majority of Addictions Counselor salaries currently range between $38,000 (25th percentile) to $50,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $56,500 annually across the United States. The average pay range for an Addictions Counselor varies greatly (by as much as $12,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.
Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Addictions Counselor job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. An Addictions Counselor in your area makes on average $45,493 per year, or $615 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $44,878. Virginia ranks number 19 out of 50 states nationwide for Addictions Counselor salaries.
To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Addictions Counselor jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.
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We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for an Addictions Counselor job is above the national average. Topping the list is New York City, NY, with San Mateo, CA and Boston, MA close behind in the second and third positions. Boston, MA beats the national average by $5,144 (10.8%), and New York City, NY furthers that trend with another $7,500 (15.4%) above the $44,878 average.
Significantly, New York City, NY has a very active Addictions Counselor job market as there are several companies currently hiring for this type of role.
With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as an Addictions Counselor appears to be exceedingly fruitful.
Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 7% between New York City, NY and Richmond, CA, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for an Addictions Counselor role.
|City||Annual Salary||Monthly Pay||Weekly Pay||Hourly Wage|
|New York City, NY||$52,378||$4,365||$1,007||$25.18|
|San Mateo, CA||$51,686||$4,307||$994||$24.85|
|Daly City, CA||$49,533||$4,128||$953||$23.81|
|Santa Monica, CA||$49,443||$4,120||$951||$23.77|
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