Credit Counselors

Top 3 Credit Counselor Jobs

  • Credit Counselor (Lake Charles, LA) - Pelican State Credit Union - Lafayette, LA

    As a Credit Counselor with Pelican State Credit Union you will serve our members by managing the Member's Financial Outreach Program. This will be achieved by thoroughly reviewing the member ...

  • Housing Counselor - Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement (CNHA) - Kapolei, HI

    This role will be responsible for conducting homebuyer education and financial education workshops, housing counseling , and credit counseling services, including administrative responsibilities such ...

  • Debt Solutions Counselor - Bilingual Preferred - Solarity Credit Union - Yakima, WA

    Solarity Credit Union is seeking a Full-time Debt Solutions Counselor at our North 5th Avenue location in Yakima! If working for a vibrant and innovative organization is of interest to you please ...

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What Credit counselors Do

Advise and educate individuals or organizations on acquiring and managing debt. May provide guidance in determining the best type of loan and explain loan requirements or restrictions. May help develop debt management plans or student financial aid packages. May advise on credit issues, or provide budget, mortgage, bankruptcy, or student financial aid counseling.

Credit counselor Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 33,800
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $47,580

Job Outlook for Credit counselors

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: 3,000
  • Growth rate: 9 percent (As fast as average)

How to Become a Credit counselor

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: Bachelor's degree
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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