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Experienced Licensed Professional Counselor Salary

Experienced Licensed Professional Counselors take home approximately $50K annually on average. Female Experienced Licensed Professional Counselors make up most of the survey respondents at 77 percent. Although a majority have medical coverage and approximately one-half have dental coverage, about a third claim no health benefits at all. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,787 - $68,620
(Median)
$37K
$50K
$69K
MEDIAN: $50,071
10%
50%
90%

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$19.79 - $72.82
(Median)
$20
$30
$73
MEDIAN: $29.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$36,787 - $68,620  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,915  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $8,500  
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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$37,914 - $87,842  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 298
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.79 - $72.82  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $41.74  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,915  
   
Profit Sharing
$983 - $8,500  
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).
)
$37,914 - $87,842  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 112

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Skills That Affect Experienced Licensed Professional Counselor Salaries

Group Therapy
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Counseling
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Bereavement Counseling
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National Average
$51,000

Clinical Supervision
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 67% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 32%
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