A Credit Counselor earns an average salary of $43,208 per year.

$30,639 - $55,881
(Median)
$31K
$43K
$56K
MEDIAN: $43,208
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$12.09 - $19.81
(Median)
$12
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$30,639 - $55,881  
   
Bonus
$688  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,975 - $51,712  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$12.09 - $19.81  
   
Overtime
$21.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$688  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$28,975 - $51,712  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Job Description for Credit Counselor

  • Work with creditors and track debt and repayment activity.
  • Perform calculations and create recommendations for clients.
  • Consult with clients and review documentation to determine debt, income, and liquidation options.
  • Explain available services and obtain payment from clients.

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Pay by Experience Level for Credit Counselor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Credit Counselor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Late-Career
0%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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