Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Sacramento, CA

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PSC II - Substance Abuse Specialist - Behavioral Health 368

  • Telecare Corp.
  • Sacramento, CA
  • 3 days ago
We offer an array of mental health services to adults with serious mental illness....

Chemical Dependency Counselor (Sacramento)

  • Sacramento Behavioral Healthcare Hospital
  • Sacramento, CA
  • 6 hours ago
abuse or chemical dependency problems KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Conducts group therapy sessions with patients, family therapy sessions with patients and family members and process-oriented group therapies...

Registered Substance Abuse Counselor

  • BayMark Services Inc
  • Sacramento, CA
  • 60+ days ago
Position at BAART Programs Compassionate Registered Substance Abuse Counselor Needed!...

Demographic Data for Sacramento, CA

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Substance Abuse Counselor Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Substance Abuse Mastery
This course enables the student to learn about specific substances affect you and how abusing substances such as drugs and alcohol can alter a person`s health and overall life also. Many people...

Substance Abuse/ Vaping
Did you know that 90% of addictions start in the teen years? And did you know that every 19 minutes someone is dying of a drug overdose? These stats are scary, and thats why we are taking this...

Substance Abuse Counseling Introductory Course
This course teaches the foundation knowledge needed to work with individuals struggling with substance use disorders. It will prepare an aspiring substance use counselor for more advanced...

Salary for Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Sacramento, CA

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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  • Universal Health Services
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  • Dignity Health
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  • County of Sacramento
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  • Telecare Corp.
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  • Kaiser Permanente
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  • Universal Hospital Services, Inc.
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  • Eating Recovery Center
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  • Kaiser Permanente - The Permanente Medical Group, Inc. -Northern California
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  • Stanford Sierra Youth & Families
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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors in Sacramento, CA 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 Sacramento, CA
  • 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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