All About Counselors
Job Description & Duties All counselors not listed separately.
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What Kind of Counselor Job Opportunities Are There?
In 2016, there was an estimated number of 31,800 jobs in the United States for Counselor. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 14.2% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 4,500 new jobs for Counselor by 2026. The BLS estimates 3,900 yearly job openings in this field.
The states with the most job growth for Counselor are Arizona, Virginia, and Colorado. Watch out if you plan on working in Rhode Island, Idaho, or Louisiana. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
How Much Does a Counselor Make?
The salary for Counselors ranges between about $26,100 and $77,310 a year.
Counselors who work in Alabama, Oregon, or Pennsylvania, make the highest salaries.
How much do Counselors make in each U.S. state?
|State||Annual Mean Salary|
|District of Columbia||$47,320|
The table below shows the approximate number of Counselors employed by various industries.
More about our data sources and methodologies.