A School Counselor earns an average salary of AED 119,840 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

AED 36,976 - AED 226,481
AED 37K
AED 120K
AED 230K
MEDIAN: AED 120,958
10%
50%
90%
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Salary AED 36,976 - AED 226,481
Bonus AED 27,600
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AED 36,976 - AED 226,481
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 18 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for School Counselor

School counselors are tasked with helping students achieve academic goals and personal, social, and professional development; they also help improve new students’ adjustments to school. Those who work in high schools may help students with college choices and serve as liaisons between students and college recruiters.

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School Counselor Tasks

  • Communicate with students, identify obstacles to progress, and work together to overcome them.
  • Identify and communicate special needs and mental health challenges.
  • Consult with parents or teachers on appropriate strategies, communication methods, and obstacles.
  • Intervene in dangerous, challenging, or stressful situations to provide a peaceful, safe environment.
  • Listen to students and enable them to connect with support services, teachers, parents, and others.

School Counselor Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 121,626

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for School Counselor

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%

Experience Affects School Counselor Salaries

▲28%

National Average
AED 122,000

▼29%

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 17%