Drug & alcohol counselor earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Drug & alcohol counselor salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $52,400
Alabama $40,130
Arkansas $33,540
Arizona $38,590
California $38,571
Colorado $39,600
Connecticut $47,430
District of Columbia $45,050
Delaware $37,210
Florida $43,280
Georgia $38,720
Hawaii $41,560
Iowa $37,500
Idaho $42,990
Illinois $35,390
Indiana $36,870
Kansas $33,650
Kentucky $39,070
Louisiana $38,460
Massachusetts $41,910
Maryland $43,920
Maine $46,890
Michigan $36,570
Minnesota $46,070
Missouri $35,200
Mississippi $27,970
Montana $43,380
North Carolina $42,640
North Dakota $53,990
Nebraska $39,030
New Hampshire $44,740
New Jersey $50,010
New Mexico $49,780
Nevada $46,130
New York $48,660
Ohio $41,950
Oklahoma $42,320
Oregon $38,890
Pennsylvania $40,800
Puerto Rico $27,550
Rhode Island $37,890
South Carolina $35,550
South Dakota $38,710
Tennessee $38,530
Texas $37,030
Utah $38,160
Virginia $41,250
Vermont $47,220
Washington $37,210
Wisconsin $43,310
West Virginia $32,180
Wyoming $47,140

How do drug & alcohol counselor salaries compare to similar careers?

Drug & alcohol counselors earn about the same as related careers in Wisconsin. On average, they make less than family social workers but more than substance abuse social workers.

Career Median Salary
Family social worker salary $46K
American sign language interpreter salary $47K
Precious metal worker salary $51K
Counselor salary $45K
Drug & alcohol counselor salary $43K
Social worker salary $46K
Clergy salary $47K
Postal service clerk salary $55K
Postal service worker salary $55K
Substance abuse social worker salary $45K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)