Average Career Counselor Salary

$47,149
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$36k
MEDIAN
$47k
90%
$64k

The average salary for a Career Counselor is $47,149

Base Salary
$36k - $64k
Bonus
$149 - $5k
Total Pay
$35k - $64k
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What Do Career Counselors Do?

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.
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How do Career Counselors Rate Their Jobs?

3.9 out of 5
(130)
Highly Satisfied
12Reviews
Based on 130 responses, the job of Career Counselor has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.86 out of 5. On average, Career Counselors are highly satisfied with their job.