Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in San Diego, CA

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Chemical Dependency Counselor

  • Aurora San Diego
  • San Diego, CA
  • 5 days ago
Responsibilities: Assesses patients' stage and extent of chemical use and comorbid mental health issues Develops and implements a plan of treatment, in conjunction with members of multi-disciplinary...

Substance Abuse Counselor - Sign-On Bonus

  • Acadia Healthcare Inc.
  • El Cajon, CA (18 miles from San Diego, CA)
  • 21 days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Substance Abuse Counselor - Sign-On Bonus

  • Acadia Healthcare - CTC
  • San Diego, CA
  • 30+ days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Acadia Healthcare Inc.
  • San Diego, CA
  • 45+ days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Addiction Counselor - Lead

  • Palomar Medical Center
  • Poway, CA (21 miles from San Diego, CA)
  • 60+ days ago
Required Certification: Crisis Prevention (CPI) within 6 months of hire 5150 designation and certification by Palomar Health Behavioral Health Services and San Diego County Mental Health to place patients...

Chemical Dependency Counselor - Bayview Behavioral Health Hospital

  • Mission Regional Medical center
  • Chula Vista, CA (7 miles from San Diego, CA)
  • 60+ days ago
Regularly schedules one on one contact with patients to assess/reassess needs related to substance abuse....

Chemical Dependency Counselor

  • Prime Healthcare
  • Chula Vista, CA (7 miles from San Diego, CA)
  • 60+ days ago
Regularly schedules one on one contact with patients to assess/reassess needs related to substance abuse....

Demographic Data for San Diego, CA

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Salary for Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in San Diego, CA

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

Top Hiring Companies

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  • Fred Finch Youth and Family Services
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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors in San Diego, 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 San Diego, 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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