Average Licensed Professional Counselor Salary

$49,278
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$38k
MEDIAN
$49k
90%
$66k

The average salary for a Licensed Professional Counselor is $49,278

Base Salary
$38k - $66k
Bonus
$127 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$814 - $10k
Commission
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$38k - $83k
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What Do Licensed Professional Counselors Do?

Licensed 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.
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Job Satisfaction for Licensed Professional Counselor

4 out of 5
(398)
Highly Satisfied
28Reviews
Based on 398 responses, the job of Licensed Professional Counselor has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.02 out of 5. On average, Licensed Professional Counselors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
78.7%
Male
21.2%
Prefer to self-define
0.1%
This data is based on 986 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

65%

Dental

53%

Vision

46%

None

35%