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Mental Health Counselor Salary
in Maryland, United States

$49,935 (USD)

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The average pay for a Mental Health Counselor is $49,935 a year and $24 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Mental Health Counselor is between $36,119 and $61,417. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Mental Health Counselor Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Mental Health Therapist (Addiction & Substance Abuse)
Dec 5
Waldorf, MD, USA
Recovery Centers of America
Mental Health Therapist candidates must have a Master Degree in Mental Health Counseling, Social Work, or a related field. * Must possess a MHC, LMHC, LMSW, LCSW, or Ph.D. license in Psychology or a ...
Mental Health Therapist
Nov 30
Dundalk, MD, USA
Conduct regular appointments with clients who wish to converse with a mental health professional ... Licensed to provide counseling in Maryland * Meet all necessary state licensure requirements * 2 ...
Community Mental Health Therapist
Nov 20
Baltimore, MD, USA
Robert Sylvia Group
Previous experience in mental health counseling or other related fields * Familiarity with community mental health resources * Excellent written and verbal communications skills * Ability to build ...
Psychiatrist - Outpatient Mental Health
Dec 5
Frederick, MD, USA
Refresh Mental Health
... mental health centers in Frederick, Maryland. Position Details * Outpatient clinical services ... We are actively seeking partnerships with counselors, therapists and other behavioral healthcare ...
Licensed Mental Health Clinician
Dec 7
Baltimore, MD, USA
Refresh Mental Health
Full-time, Part-time Company Description Refresh Mental Health is the parent company of premiere ... We are actively seeking partnerships with counselors, therapists and other behavioral healthcare ...