Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors Salary Information in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,250
25th Percentile Wage
$26,500
50th Percentile Wage
$29,920
75th Percentile Wage
$37,640
90th Percentile Wage
$46,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $46,530. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $29,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $24,250.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$29,920
0.00% 0.00%
2012
$29,920
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Table 3. Compare Substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors Salary in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $29,920 in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna is in the middle of salary range for substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of substance abuse, behavioral disorder, and mental health counselors in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna is 42.7 percent (42.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Washington-Arlington-Alexandria and 3.3 percent (3.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Wheeling.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$52,250
Cumberland
$49,890
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$42,470
Winchester
$39,240
Charleston
$36,710
Huntington-Ashland
$35,840
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$33,680
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$33,580
Morgantown
$33,570
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$29,920
Wheeling
$28,940



See also: Top paying jobs in Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna, West Virginia.