Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Albany, NY

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Substance Abuse Counselor

  • St. Mary's Healthcare
  • Amsterdam, NY (22 miles from Albany, NY)
  • 14 days ago
Job Requisition: REQ1479 Employment Type: Full-Time Shift: Days Hours Per Week: 40 hours Responsibilities: Provides assigned patient counseling services and case management. Systematically and...

Addictions Counselor - CASAC/CASAC-T (Req 100411)

  • Whitney M Young Jr. Health Center
  • Albany, NY
  • 90+ days ago
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Degree in related field and/or one to three years of experience in Substance Abuse Counseling or CASAC....

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Substance Abuse Counselor Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Albany, NY

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

Top Hiring Companies

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors in Albany, NY 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 Albany, NY
  • 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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