The average rate for a Weight Loss Counselor is $14.87 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$24,566 - $38,584
$33K
MEDIAN: $33,433
50%

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$9.86 - $18.28
$9
$15
$18
MEDIAN: $14.87
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50%
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$33,433  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
Commission
$2,560  
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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$21,433 - $50,806  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.86 - $18.28  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
Commission
$2,560  
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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$21,433 - $50,806  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Job Description for Weight Loss Counselor

  • Guide clients in the development of skills and strategies for dealing with obesity.
  • Select, schedule, and conduct orientation and in-service education weight loss programs.
  • Determine food and beverage costs and assist in implementing cost control procedures.
  • Plan diet or guide individuals in food selection and menu planning, based upon nutritional needs and weight loss goals.
  • Obtain and evaluate dietary histories of individuals to plan nutritional weight loss programs.

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Key Stats for Weight Loss Counselor

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
052
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Weight Loss Counselor Salaries

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 53%
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