Benchmark Salary Information
Rankings for Panama City
Compared to Florida
Panama City Substance Abuse Counselors earn an average of $48,070 or $23.11 per hour which is 3% less than the Florida average salary of $50,010.
|Average||Panama City||Florida||% Difference|
Compared to the U.S.
Panama City Substance Abuse Counselors earn an average of $48,070 or $23.11 per hour which is 10% less than the U.S. average salary of $53,490.
Salary Adjusted for Cost-of-Living
When adjusted for cost-of-living, Substance Abuse Counselors in Panama City earns an average annual salary of $50,125 which compares to the Florida average annual salary of $50,010. per year.
Cost-of-living in Panama City is 4% less than the Florida average, which means Panama City residents have an overall less cost for food, housing, utilities and transportation compared to Florida average.
|Location||Average Annual Wage||Cost of Living||Adjusted COL Wage|
Salary Ranges for Education and Experience
In Panama City, 50% of Substance Abuse Counselors earn between $36,280 and $61,210 a year, depending on factors such as level of education, experience, location and place of employment.
About 10% of Substance Abuse Counselors earn more than $72,760, which is a rate for highly skilled, experienced and educated Substance Abuse Counselors.
Approximately 10% of Substance Abuse Counselors earn under $30,150, a rate generally reserved for less experienced or entry level Substance Abuse Counselors.
|10%||Less than a Year||18||Under $30,150|
|15%||2 – 4 years||27||$30,150 – $36,280|
|25%||5 – 9 years||45||$36,280 – $45,850|
|25%||10 – 14 years||45||$45,850 – $61,210|
|15%||15 – 20 years||27||$45,850 – $72,760|
|10%||20+ years||18||Above $72,760|
Salary Compared to Related Professions
With an average annual salary of $48,070, Panama City Substance Abuse Counselors tend to earn less than Health Care Social Workers ($64,670).
However, Substance Abuse Counselors tend to earn more than Social Workers ($44,550).
|Health Care Social Workers||$64,670|
|Substance Abuse Counselors||$48,070|
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