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Mental Health Counselor Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$43,001 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mental Health Counselor is $43,001 a year and $21 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Mental Health Counselor is between $31,103 and $52,889. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Administers mental health assessments, identifies mental and emotional disorders, develops individualized treatment plans, and advises and provides guidance to individuals needing emotional or psychological support.
  • Heads individual or group therapy sessions, and runs mental health and wellness classes or workshops.
  • Offers guidance to individuals, couples, families, and groups who are dealing with issues that affect their mental health and well-being; helps them develop coping strategies or finds ways to change behaviors, and seeks to relieve their mental and emotional suffering without resorting to drugs or invasive medical methods.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Mental Health Counselor Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

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Nov 10
El Dorado, United States
Uber Driver Partners
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Dec 1
Forrest City, AR, USA
R.L. Scott Associates/National Healthcare Search
Clinical Director JOB SUMMARY Counsels residents/students regarding psychological or emotional ... Observes client for abnormal physical or mental behavior and monitors progress with components of ...
TEAP Specialist
Dec 19
Little Rock, AR, USA
Odle Management
... Mental Health Consultant and Health Services staff, center physician and Center Director ... Must have state certification in alcohol and drug counseling. Three years of work-related ...
Mental Health Professional
Jan 2
Perspectives Behavioral Health Management, LLC
Therapists provide top quality mental health care to individuals and families served using evidence based treatment to help individuals/families achieve their treatment plan goals. Assessment and ...
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Work Remotely
Nov 13
Little Rock, AR, USA
Talkspace is a messaging therapy platform that enables mental health counselors to connect with clients via text, video, and audio messages. You can provide high-quality services to your clients from ...