Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Counselors (all other): Jobs, Career, Salary and Education Information
Counselors (all other)
Top 3 Counselors Jobs
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
- Wichita, KS
No Overhead: Say goodbye to insurance barriers, marketing budgets, administrative costs, and other expenses associated with private
Drug and Alcohol Counselor
- The Treehouse
- Scurry, TX
Provide extra support to clients by working alongside primary therapists and assisting where needed.
Responsible for creating and supporting a
- The Counseling Center
- Roxbury Township, NJ
New patient intake and orientation
• Facilitates orientation groups with patients
• Conducts group sessions for all patients
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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.