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Chemical Dependency Counselor in the United States

How much does a Chemical Dependency Counselor earn in the United States? The average Chemical Dependency Counselor salary in the United States is $51,896 as of September 28, 2018, but the range typically falls between $45,369 and $57,685. 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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Runs individual, family, and group counseling for patients in chemical dependency programs. Acts as mediator between patients, relatives, medical staff, and outside agencies if needed. Tracks patient

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