Average Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor Salary

$48,769
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$1,750
Bonus
$5,000
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The average salary for a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor is $48,769.
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$38k
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$49k
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$66k
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What Do Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors Do?

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor Tasks
  • Facilitate adult or youth groups and individual counseling sessions.
  • Prepare and execute treatment plans according to the needs of each patient.
  • Conduct psychological assessments, make recommendations, and maintain records.

Job Satisfaction for Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

3.8 out of 5
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What Are Popular Skills for Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors?

Skills in Counseling, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, Group Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Patient Counseling are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors?

An entry-level Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $45,775 based on 5 salaries. An early career Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,669 based on 172 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,935 based on 149 salaries. An experienced Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,828 based on 80 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $55,107.
Employees with Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in their job title in Columbus, Ohio earn an average of 23.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (16.0% more) and Baltimore, Maryland (8.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (6.3% less), Toledo, Ohio (3.9% less) and Akron, Ohio (0.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 474 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.1%
Early Career
36.3%
Mid Career
31.4%
Experienced
16.9%
Late Career
14.3%