Career counselor earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Career counselor salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $63,085
Illinois $50,069
Massachusetts $50,500
New York $43,058
Texas $44,982
Wisconsin $40,000

How do career counselor salaries compare to similar careers?

Career counselors earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than marriage therapists but more than rehabilitation counselors.

Career Median Salary
Marriage therapist salary $50K
Childcare program administrator salary $48K
Credit counselor salary $45K
Substance abuse social worker salary $45K
Family social worker salary $46K
Career counselor salary $42K
Art teacher salary $34K
Mental health counselor salary $36K
Teacher salary $35K
Rehabilitation counselor salary $36K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)