Average Salary for Jobcorps Employees

An average Jobcorps employee can expect to make $35K per year. Your experience level is weighted most heavily when it comes to salary consideration at Jobcorps; what you do at the company has a (lesser) effect as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of about $44K annually. The greater proportion of employees (35 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of $34K per year.


Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $99K annually) in Texas.


Bringing in the most money are Career Counselors — their earnings average around $42K per year. Training Instructors are a close second at $33K along with Admissions Counselors (approximately $32K).

Certifications and Degrees

Employees who have a B.A. in Bachelor of Arts (BA) make the most here, hauling in $38K annually.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Benefits & Compensation; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $49K per year. A common skill in Jobcorps' work force is Microsoft Office; nearly one in three of survey participants report using it on the job. Some other standard skills here are Oral / Verbal Communication, Counseling, and Employee Relations.

Benefits and Perks

Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only 29 percent. Most survey participants allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a majority of workers, and a little over a half of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other perks are a casual working environment.

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Job Satisfaction

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