A Career Counselor earns an average salary of C$44,169 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$28,906 - C$60,203
C$29K
C$47K
C$60K
MEDIAN: C$47,233
10%
50%
90%
C$18.23 - C$30.45
C$18
C$23
C$30
MEDIAN: C$22.63
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$28,906 - C$60,203
Bonus C$1,550
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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C$30,521 - C$60,410
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 45
Hourly Data C$0C$30
Hourly Rate C$18.23 - C$30.45
Overtime C$18.54
Annual Data C$0C$60K
Bonus C$1,550
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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C$30,521 - C$60,410
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Career Counselor

Career counselors help their clients find appropriate career paths and available positions. Their duties include administering personality, interest and aptitude tests; advising students and other clients on particular courses and educational requirements for different jobs; discuss options with clients who want a career change; and evaluate clients' educational and work backgrounds. These counselors also help clients find the right schools and programs for their needs, help find financial resources and training programs, teach and practice job skills, and perform other duties related to aiding clients in their job search.

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Career Counselor Tasks

  • Counsel students on career planning and job search strategies while facilitating the creation of viable long-term career goals.
  • Arrange job fairs, seminars, and lectures that will connect students to companies and provide valuable information regarding future career options.
  • Maintain relationships with local employers in order to create links between students and companies that can lead to eventual employment or internship opportunities.
  • Conduct mock interviews and assist students with the creation of resumes and cover letters.

Career Counselor Pay By Employer

$0$46K

Serco, Inc.
14 profiles
$37,493

Serco - Na
5 profiles
$34,590

Serco
4 profiles
$38,000

Career Counselor Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$47,122

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

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Key Stats for Career Counselor

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Career Counselor Salaries

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
C$47,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 21%