Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Counselors (all other): Jobs, Career, Salary and Education Information
Counselors (all other)
What Counselors Do
All counselors not listed separately.
- 2014 employment: 31,000
- May 2015 median annual wage: $45,530
Job Outlook for Counselors
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: 3,400
- Growth rate: 11 percent (Faster than average)
How to Become a Counselor
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: Master's degree
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: None
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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.