Employment Counselor Salary (United States)

The average rate for an Employment Counselor is $17.15 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Public Speaking is associated with high pay for this job.
Employment Counselor Total Pay (?
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$29,566 - $46,572
(Median)
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41K
47K
MEDIAN: $34,746
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Employment Counselor Total Pay (?
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$13.84 - $26.18
(Median)
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20
26
MEDIAN: $17.00
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75%
90%
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,566 - $46,572  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,237  
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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$29,434 - $50,641  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 84
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$13.84 - $26.18  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,237  
   
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).
)
$29,434 - $50,641  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 84
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Job Description for Employment Counselor

  • Assist candidates with developing appropriate social skills and work habits.
  • Work with case management staff to develop integrated employment model.
  • Guide candidates through employment process, assisting with all facets of job search, placement and employment.
  • Generate interest in employment among candidates.
  • Conduct training on topics which may include soft skills and resume writing.

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Experience Affects Employment Counselor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$35,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Employment Counselor Salaries

Public Speaking
up arrow 13%
Counseling
up arrow 2%
National Average
$35,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
58%
female alumni
 
Male
42%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 8%
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