$40,002
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Is School Counselor your job title? Find out what you're worth.

The average pay for a School Counselor with Counseling skills in St. Louis, Missouri is {{pay}} per hour.

The median School Counselor has a base pay of $40,002. Salaries generally range from $38k to $46k. The median bonus is . Skills that can affect salary include Counseling.
$0.00
10%
$0.00
50%
$0.00
90%
MEDIAN $0.00
$38k
10%
$40k
50%
$46k
90%
MEDIAN $40,002

Job Description for School Counselor

School counselors are tasked with helping students achieve academic goals and personal, social, and professional development; they also help improve new students’ adjustments to school. Those who work in high schools may help students with college choices and serve as liaisons between students and college recruiters.

Read More...
School Counselor Tasks
  • Communicate with students, identify obstacles to progress, and work together to overcome them.
  • Identify and communicate special needs and mental health challenges.
  • Consult with parents or teachers on appropriate strategies, communication methods, and obstacles.
  • Intervene in dangerous, challenging, or stressful situations to provide a peaceful, safe environment.
  • Listen to students and enable them to connect with support services, teachers, parents, and others.

About St. Louis, Missouri

St. Louis city, Missouri
315,685
Male:
153,026 (48.5%)
Female:
162,659 (51.5%)
St. Louis (/seɪnt ˈluːɪs/) is an independent city in the U.S. state of Missouri, built along the western bank of the Mississippi River, on the border with Illinois. The city has an estimated 2015 population of 315,685, and is the cultural and economic center of the Greater St. Louis area, which is home to 2,916,447 people, and is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri and the 19th-largest in the United States. Prior to European settlement, the area was a major regional center of Native American Mississippian culture. The city of St. Louis was founded in 1764 by French fur traders Pierre Laclède and Auguste Chouteau, and named after Louis IX of France. The area was ceded to Spain following France's defeat in the Seven Years' War (the area east of the Mississippi was ceded to Britain). In 1800, Spanish Louisiana was retroceded back to France. In 1803, the United States acquired...
St. Louis:
$38,397
Missouri:
$50,238
$767
St. Louis:
$130,800
Missouri:
$147,800
6.2%

School Counselor Job Listings

Key Stats for School Counselor

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
29%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 50%