2022 Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling Salary

469

Graduates Per Year

$41K

Average Salary

#288

Most Popular Major

Salary

Low Salary

$32,788

15% NATIONAL AVG

Average Salary Two Years Out of School

Average Salary

231

Biochemistry

$32,899

232

Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling

$32,788

233

Community Health Services

$32,788

Salary Over Time

$32,788

Y2

Y3

Y4

Y5

$40,815

Y6

Common Roles

Licensed Practical Nurse

34,000

Home Health Aid

19,000

Medical Assistant

25,000

Highest Earning Cohorts

Highest Earning Region

Plains

$41,907

Highest Earning State

MN

$43,482

Highest Earning School

Metropolitan State University

$48,097

SALARY

College is a serious investment for most undergraduates. It is critical to have confidence you justify that investment. Therefore, we hope the following earnings and career data help you in deciding your focus at college.

Right out of university, Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling students draw $41,753 per year on average (top 36%). Later on in their jobs, they often take in something between $23,992 and $69,768, but average more or less $40,815. Just so you know, that is 6% higher than the US' average.

The most popular job placement for a Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling graduate is Licensed Practical Nurse, which for the most part earn around $34,000; next are Home Health Aid and Medical Assistant, which ordinarily make more or less $19,000 and $25,000 respectively.

The Plains has the most well paid Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling graduates. The highest earning state for Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling alumni is MN. The best paid conference for Substance Abuse and Addiction Counseling graduates is Ivy League.