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Mental Health Counselor Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$43,259 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$848

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mental Health Counselor is $43,259 a year and $21 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Mental Health Counselor is between $31,290 and $53,206. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Mental Health Counselor Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Mental Health Counselors

Job family population: 146,520

Estimated population of Mental Health Counselor jobs: 16,171

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,149
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Mental Health Counselor Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

PRN Therapist for Geriatric IOP
Jan 15
Alma, NE, USA
Psychiatric Medical Care
... mental health assessment of older adults. - Demonstrate an understanding of gerontological counseling treatment, group therapy, theory, and evidenced based practices. - Provide understanding of ...
Program Therapist for Geriatric IOP
Jan 15
Alma, NE, USA
Psychiatric Medical Care
... mental health assessment of older adults - Demonstrate an understanding of gerontological counseling treatment, group therapy, theory, and evidenced based practices - Provide understanding of ...
Program Therapist for Geriatric IOP
Jan 15
Gothenburg, NE, USA
Psychiatric Medical Care
... mental health assessment of older adults - Demonstrate an understanding of gerontological counseling treatment, group therapy, theory, and evidenced based practices - Provide understanding of ...
Program Therapist for Geriatric IOP
Jan 10
Chadron, NE, USA
Psychiatric Medical Care
... mental health assessment of older adults - Demonstrate an understanding of gerontological counseling treatment, group therapy, theory, and evidenced based practices - Provide understanding of ...
Director Of Counseling Services
Dec 11
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College of Saint Mary
College of Saint Mary seeks an engaging and attentive mental health professional to join the Student Development team to support the student community on the campus. The Director of Counseling ...
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