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Clinical Counselor Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$68,973 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clinical Counselor is $68,973 a year and $33 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Clinical Counselor is between $50,029 and $84,692. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Clinical Counselor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Advises individuals or groups regarding psychological or emotional problems, such as stress, substance abuse, or family situations, using evaluative techniques, and develops and implements therapeutic treatment plans in medical setting.
  • Consults with medical doctor or other specialists concerning treatment plans and amends plans as directed.
Clinical Counselor Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

Job family population: 108,060

Estimated population of Clinical Counselor jobs: 20,162

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Clinical Counselor Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Becoming A Man Program Counselor
Jun 17
Seattle, WA, USA
Southwest Youth and Family Services
Lead and facilitate 4 to 5 weekly BAM groups during the school-day, utilizing youth engagement., clinical counseling, Men's Work and Rites of Passage skills. * Provide individualized supports to all ...
Mental Health Counselor
Jun 10
Keep up to date and accurate clinical notes. QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION:LMHC License in Washington StateExperience treating co-occurring disordersExperience with DBT and CBTMaster's Degree in ...
Mental Health Counselor / Psychologist - FT/PT BIG HEARTS WANTED!
May 16
Bellevue, WA, USA
Sandbox Therapy Group
... counselor (ASSOCIATE LEVEL ENCOURAGED AND WELCOMED TO APPLY) position in Redmond, WA. with shift ... Clinicians set their own schedules, holidays, and vacations. We place the utmost value on ...
Licensed Mental Health Counselor - LMHC
Jun 13
West Seattle, WA, USA
Seattle Christian Counseling
Licensed Clinical Psychologist (PsyD) * Doctor of Marriage and Family Therapy (DMFT) * Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) * Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate (LMHCA) - limited * LMHCA ...
Social Worker | Counselor
Apr 11
Era Living
Era Living is seeking a Social Worker/Counselor to become the newest member of our ... Senior Living Industry clinical experience preferred, butnewly licensed graduate applications ...
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