Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a College Career Counselor is $48,855
What is the Pay by Experience Level for College Career Counselors?
An entry-level College Career Counselor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,930 based on 12 salaries. An early career College Career Counselor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,209 based on 190 …Read more
What Do College Career Counselors Do?
A college career counselor works in a college or university, helping students identify a career path that best fits their interests, experience, and major. They must also discuss the requirements for particular careers with students, and they must have contacts and resources for any additional student needs; this might include resources related to additional counseling and interview preparation, among other areas. Some college career counselor positions may require providing students with …Read more
- Interview students to develop career plans and work towards the requirements.
- Support students in attaining and maintaining emotional well-being.
- Administer, analyze and interpret skills and aptitude tests.
- Identify and connect students with training, mentors and other opportunities.