Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Career Consultant make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$74,036 / yrTotal Pay
$58,265 / yrBase Pay
$15,771 / yrAdditional Pay

$74,036

 / yr
$48K$117K
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The estimated total pay for a Career Consultant is $74,036 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $58,265 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $15,771 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Top Paying Companies

For a Career Consultant in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Career Consultant in United States. Employers include Medical Solutions, Right Management and LHH Recruitment Solutions.

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Medical Solutions
Medical Solutions
$93,129/yr
7K open jobs
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$43

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$65,015

 / yr

$93,129

 / yr

$82,978

 / yr

$62,021

 / yr

$85,434

 / yr

$42

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Top Paying Industries

For a Career Consultant in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Career Consultant in United States are Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $91,621, Healthcare with a median total pay of $90,380, Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $84,206, Education with a median total pay of $72,151, and Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $61,077.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$91,621

    16% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$90,380

    15% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$84,206

    9% Higher than other industries

  • EducationEducation$72,151

    6% Lower than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$61,077

    26% Lower than other industries

Management & Consulting

Top paying companies in Management & Consulting for Career Consultant are Right Management and LHH Recruitment Solutions.

Right ManagementRight Management$93,011/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Education?

Job growth in education remains steady, with modest growth in salaries and greater opportunities for workers with STEM specialization or those with advanced degrees. Opportunities are likely to persist with the projected rise in student enrollment in the coming years. Jobs are often reliant upon state and local budgets with public sector benefits being an attractive feature for many job-seekers.

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Career Transition Specialist (CTS)

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$44,000

/yr

$43K | $1K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Career Mentor

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$14

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Career Services Specialist

United States of America

 | <1 year

$32,500

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Career Mentor

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$82,000

/yr

$57K | $25K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Career Advisor

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$20

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Career Advisor

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$27,040

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Career Counselor

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$48,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Career Consultant

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$45,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Career Advisor

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$32,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Career Consultant pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Career Consultant is $58,265 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Career Consultant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 327 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Career Consultant employees.

The highest salary for a Career Consultant in United States is $88,386 per year.

The lowest salary for a Career Consultant in United States is $38,408 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Career Consultant or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Career Consultant.