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
Massachusetts $50,500
Illinois $50,069
Texas $44,982
New York $43,058
Wisconsin $40,000

How do career counselor salaries compare to similar careers?

Career counselors earn 15% more than similar careers in California. On average, they make less than health educators but more than special education teachers.

Career Median Salary
Health educator salary $44K
Career counselor salary $63K
Music teacher salary $41K
Elementary school teacher salary $43K
Education administrator salary $58K
Special education teacher salary $45K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)