Mental Health Counselor salary in US Northeast Region

Average salary
$42,000/yr
Based on 1,615 income tax records
$19,000
$74,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$19,000
$74,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Mental Health Counselors make?
The average total salary for a Mental Health Counselor is $42,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,615 TurboTax users who reported their job as Mental Health Counselor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Mental Health Counselor salary can vary between $19,000 to $74,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Mental Health Counselor salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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New York Metro Area, NY
324 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$37K – $58K
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Manchester Metro Area, NH
17 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$36K – $50K
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Rochester Metro Area, NY
40 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$42K – $50K
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Poughkeepsie Metro Area, NY
18 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$32K – $51K
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Buffalo Metro Area, NY
70 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$39K – $50K
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Syracuse Metro Area, NY
23 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$35K – $48K
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Burlington Metro Area, VT
18 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$37K – $48K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
329 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$33K – $53K
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Portland Metro Area, ME
25 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$35K – $47K
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Bridgeport Metro Area, CT
15 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$31K – $46K
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Albany Metro Area, NY
45 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$35K – $48K
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New Haven Metro Area, CT
20 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$32K – $45K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
90 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$28K – $46K
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Worcester Metro Area, MA
77 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$35K – $50K
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Scranton Metro Area, PA
13 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$32K – $55K
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Hartford Metro Area, CT
35 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$33K – $49K
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Springfield Metro Area, MA
52 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$31K – $45K
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Providence Metro Area, RI
76 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$29K – $48K
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Harrisburg Metro Area, PA
11 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$29K – $43K
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Pittsburgh Metro Area, PA
35 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$30K – $39K
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Allentown Metro Area, PA
27 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$28K – $37K

Mental Health Counselor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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New York Psychotherapy, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$53K – $71K
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State Of New York, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$44K – $64K
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State Of Massachusetts, US Northeast Region
21 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$36K – $52K
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Eliot Community Human Services, US Northeast Region
17 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$39K – $52K
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Bestself Behavioral Health, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$41K – $44K
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Northeast Behavioral Health, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$35K – $47K
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Riverside Community Care, US Northeast Region
14 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$33K – $41K
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South Bay Mental Health, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$34K – $50K
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Mclean Hospital Part, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$24K – $34K

Mental Health Counselor demographics in US Northeast Region

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77% are single
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23% are married
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25% have kids
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27% own a home

Mental Health Counselor salaries by age in US Northeast Region

$0
$11,000
$22,000
$33,000
$44,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Mental Health Counselors in US Northeast Region

1,615 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a mental health counselor in US Northeast Region is $42,000 per year. Mental health counselor salaries in US Northeast Region can vary between $19,000 to $74,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,615 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as mental health counselor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for mental health counselors in US Northeast Region: New York Psychotherapy ($58,500 a year), State of New York ($53,500 a year), and State of Massachusetts ($42,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for mental health counselors in US Northeast Region: New York Metro Area, NY ($46,500 a year), Manchester Metro Area, NH ($46,500 a year), and Rochester Metro Area, NY ($45,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.