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Substance Abuse Counselor Salary
in Maryland, United States

$51,824 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Substance Abuse Counselor is $51,824 a year and $25 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Substance Abuse Counselor is between $38,170 and $63,213. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Substance Abuse Counselor. 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

  • Advises and aids individuals and families requiring assistance dealing with substance abuse problems, such as alcohol or drug abuse.
  • Develops program for treatment and rehabilitation of client, using knowledge of drug and alcohol abuse problems and counseling and treatment techniques.
  • Typically requires certification by State or other governing body.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Substance Abuse Counselor Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Substance Abuse Counselor
Nov 30
Dundalk, MD, USA
Substance Abuse Counselor Summary We are seeking an experienced, communicative, and compassionate substance abuse counselor to join our team and support the physical, emotional, and mental well-being ...
Mental Health Therapist (Addiction & Substance Abuse)
Dec 5
Waldorf, MD, USA
Recovery Centers of America
Mental Health Therapist (Addiction & Substance Abuse) candidates with a PhD in Psychology will be ... Mental Health Therapist candidates must have a Master Degree in Mental Health Counseling, Social ...
Substance Abuse Counselor
Dec 1
High Hopes (PRP) Psychiatric Rehabilitation Program
Facilitate Substance Abuse IOP groups in order to educate the client on the details of addiction
Substance Abuse Counselor - LCSWC / LCPC / LCADC -Approved Supervisor
Oct 9
Baltimore, MD, USA
Turning Point Clinic, Inc.
Full-time Company Description Turning Point has 3000 substance abuse patients and is in immediate need of additional counselors, therapists and social workers. We offer very competitive compensation ...
Addiction Counselor
Nov 20
Baltimore, MD, USA
Robert Sylvia Group
Counsel and advise individuals or groups with substance abuse problems * Develop and implement individual treatment plans * Establish treatment goals and milestones with clients * Conduct didactic ...