Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Scranton, PA

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Addictions counselor

  • Geisinger
  • Waverly, PA (8 miles from Scranton, PA)
  • 27 days ago
Facilitating group therapy, individual and family therapy. Presents educational lectures to patients and family members....

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  • Acadia Healthcare Inc.
  • Dunmore, PA (1 mile from Scranton, PA)
  • 60+ days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Demographic Data for Scranton, PA

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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 Scranton, PA

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 Scranton, PA 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 Scranton, PA
  • 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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