Loan Counselor Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Loan Counselor is $31,833 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.
Loan Counselor Total Pay (?
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$27,904 - $44,698
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MEDIAN: $31,832
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Loan Counselor Total Pay (?
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$9.88 - $19.87
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$27,904 - $44,698  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,899  
Total Pay (?
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$25,127 - $42,882  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 60
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.88 - $19.87  
   
Overtime
$7.50 - $29.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$0.00 - $9,899  
   
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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$25,127 - $42,882  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 60
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Job Description for Loan Counselor
  • Calculate amount of debt and available funds in order to decide amount of monthly payments and length of payment plans.
  • Analyze applicants’ current and past financial status, credit, and property evaluations to determine possibility and ease of granting loans.
  • Refinance outstanding balance and negotiate repayment plans with the lender to avoid the borrower defaulting on the loan.
  • Counsel individuals struggling to pay loans or individuals who do not meet the prerequisites for traditional loans.
  • Service low risk and pre-foreclosure accounts and approve loans with specified limits.
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Experience Affects Loan Counselor Salaries

Entry-Level
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National Average
$32,000
Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
61%
female alumni
 
Male
39%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
3%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 12%
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