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Mental Health Specialist Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$60,812 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mental Health Specialist is $60,812 a year and $29 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Mental Health Specialist is between $43,615 and $75,043. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Mental Health Specialist. 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

  • Plans and conducts group, individual, group, and family psychotherapy sessions in an inpatient mental health unit.
  • Provides psychotherapeutic services to individuals, groups, couples or families and may specialize in a certain area.
  • Typically requires a bachelor's degree in psychology or social work and two years of patient care experience.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Mental Health Specialist Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

TEAP Specialist
Dec 19
Little Rock, AR, USA
Odle Management
Designs, develops and implements all programs related to substance use and abuse prevention and intervention in conjunction with the Mental Health Consultant and Health Services staff, center ...
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 ...
Not earning enough money as a Mental Health Counselor ? Drive with Uber and earn more cash!
Nov 10
El Dorado, United States
Uber Driver Partners
Drive with Uber and earn money anytime it works for you. Driving is an easy way to earn extra, and it's totally flexible around your schedule. You decide when and how much you drive. What you need to ...
Social Worker
Jan 10
Conway, AR, USA
Salem Place Nursing and Rehab
Three to five years of professional social work experience in health care or mental health preferred, but not required Salem Place Nursing & Rehabilitation has been a long-term care skilled nursing ...
Permanent / Well-respected community mental health organization seeks a Child/Adolescent Psychiat...
Nov 28
Just Outside of Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Alpha Medical Group.
Outstanding opportunity to join highly-respected community mental health organization local to Little Rock. Employed position will provide first year compensation of $300,000, a generous benefit ...