Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Alaska

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Position Title: SATS MATR Counselor (Substance Abuse Treatment Services Medication Assisted Treatment for Reentry ) Corps/Department: Salvation Army Clitheroe Center/ADOC SATS Program Reports To: SATS...

Chemical Dependency Counselor- Four Directions Anchorage

  • Southcentral Foundation
  • Anchorage, AK
  • 16 days ago
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Health related field (i.e., Sociology, Psychology, Addiction, Counseling, Psychiatric Nursing, Human Services, Social Work); OR equivalent combination...

Chemical Dependency Counselor- Valley Four Directions

  • Southcentral Foundation
  • Wasilla, AK
  • 16 days ago
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Health related field (i.e., Sociology, Psychology, Addiction, Counseling, Psychiatric Nursing, Human Services, Social Work); OR equivalent combination...

Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Acadia Healthcare Inc.
  • Anchorage, AK
  • 16 days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Addictions Counselor - , - Chugachmiut

  • Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
  • Homer, AK
  • 16 days ago
This traveling position is an integral member of the Behavioral Health Department and works collaboratively with other Behavioral Health Services staff to provide comprehensive, holistic behavioral...

Chemical Dependency Counselor/Counselor Technician

  • Kenaitze Indian Tribe
  • Kenai, AK
  • 30+ days ago
planning, and individual and group counseling in a supervised setting, making appropriate mental health referrals when necessary....

Addictions Counselor Trainee - Nanwalek, - Chugachmiut

  • Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
  • Homer, AK
  • 60+ days ago
The Addictions Counselor Trainee position is in the Behavioral Health Department within the Community & Family Services Division and under the supervision of the Behavioral Health Clinical Director....

Addictions Counselor - , - Area Native Association

  • Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
  • Kodiak, AK
  • 60+ days ago
Offers individual, group, and family counseling; participates in KANA and community-driven substance abuse prevention initiatives....

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Salary for Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Alaska

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireMentalHealth research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Substance Abuse Counselor positions


  • Betterhelp
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  • Anchorage Community Mental Health Services
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  • Southcentral Foundation
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  • Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium
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  • Providence Health & Services
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  • State of Alaska
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  • The Salvation Army
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  • Providence
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  • SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium
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  • Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation
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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors in Alaska offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (55.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (8.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (5.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.5%)
  • High School or GED (2.9%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Substance Abuse Counselors in Alaska
  • 4-6 years (31.4%)
  • 10+ years (23.7%)
  • Less than 1 year (23.7%)
  • 1-2 years (10.9%)
  • 2-4 years (10.1%)
  • None (0.3%)

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