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 6% more than similar careers in Texas. On average, they make less than music teachers but more than teachers.

Career Median Salary
Music teacher salary $50K
Elementary school teacher salary $42K
Career counselor salary $45K
Family social worker salary $41K
Professor salary $50K
Clergy member salary $36K
Teacher salary $38K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)