A School Counselor earns an average salary of AED 117,916 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

AED 36,976 - AED 214,551
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AED 210K
MEDIAN: AED 118,633
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Salary AED 36,976 - AED 214,551
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AED 36,976 - AED 214,551
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2017
  • 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 118,633

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

Key Stats for School Counselor

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%

Experience Affects School Counselor Salaries

▲26%

National Average
AED 119,000

▼23%

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 31%