Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Punta Gorda, FL

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  • The GEO Group, Inc
  • Punta Gorda, FL
  • 19 days ago
Our team is looking for a Substance Abuse Counselor who is passionate about people and believes every individual deserves the best quality mental health care....

Demographic Data for Punta Gorda, FL

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Substance Abuse Counselor Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Punta Gorda, FL

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

Top Hiring Companies

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  • White Sands Treatment Center
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  • MHM Services, Inc.
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  • ShorePoint Health - Punta Gorda
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  • The GEO Group, Inc
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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors in Punta Gorda, FL 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 Punta Gorda, FL
  • 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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