What is the average salary for a Drug & Alcohol Counselor?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Drug & Alcohol Counselor is $41,090. Salaries start from $25,200 and go up to $60,160. Please note that the average salary for a Drug & Alcohol Counselor may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Drug & Alcohol Counselors in United States earn:

$60,160
Senior

The top 25% of Drug & Alcohol Counselors in United States earn:

$48,810
Experienced

The middle 50% of Drug & Alcohol Counselors in United States earn:

$38,620
Junior

The bottom 25% of Drug & Alcohol Counselors in United States earn:

$30,890
Starting

The bottom 10% of Drug & Alcohol Counselors in United States earn:

$25,200

Historical salary

Drug & Alcohol Counselor salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Michigan 50,890 1
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Utah 49,760 2
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in New Jersey 49,460 3
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Alaska 48,690 4
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in North Dakota 47,900 5
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Minnesota 47,480 6
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in District of Columbia 46,770 7
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Virginia 46,650 8
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Connecticut 46,290 9
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Nevada 45,920 10
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Oregon 45,620 11
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Vermont 45,240 12
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Wyoming 45,190 13
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in New Hampshire 44,930 14
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in North Carolina 44,620 15
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Massachusetts 44,030 16
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Wisconsin 43,690 17
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in New York 43,680 18
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Hawaii 42,920 19
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Maine 42,830 20
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Washington 42,470 21
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Maryland 42,380 22
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Ohio 42,040 23
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Florida 41,650 24
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Nebraska 41,530 25
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in United States 41,090 26
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Delaware 41,050 27
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Arizona 40,760 28
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Georgia 40,720 29
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Colorado 40,640 30
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Idaho 40,380 31
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in New Mexico 40,290 32
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Iowa 40,090 33
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Pennsylvania 39,450 34
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Kansas 38,630 35
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Alabama 38,540 36
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in South Carolina 38,270 37
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in California 38,260 38
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Texas 38,240 39
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Louisiana 37,580 40
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Illinois 37,460 41
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Kentucky 37,060 42
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Montana 37,020 43
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Indiana 36,450 44
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in South Dakota 35,280 45
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Arkansas 34,990 46
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Tennessee 34,700 47
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Oklahoma 34,320 48
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Rhode Island 34,020 49
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Missouri 33,710 50
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Mississippi 32,390 51
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in West Virginia 29,750 52
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Salary in Puerto Rico 25,160 53

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics