Average Family Counselor Salary

$39,807
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Family Counselor is $39,807.
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$31k
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$40k
90%
$64k
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$31k - $64k
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$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$31k - $77k

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Popular Skills for Family Counselor

Skills in Counseling, Patient Counseling, Crisis Intervention and Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Emergency/Trauma.

Pay by Experience Level for Family Counselor

An entry-level Family Counselor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,000 based on 5 salaries. An early career Family Counselor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38,915 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Family Counselor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Family Counselor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,931 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $57,672.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (17.5% less), Knoxville, Tennessee (7.1% less) and Jacksonville, Florida (1.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 71 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.0%
Early Career
57.7%
Mid Career
8.5%
Experienced
11.3%
Late Career
15.5%