Counselor Salaries

3,822 SalariesUpdated May 12, 2021

Average Base Pay
$42,659 / yr
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The national average salary for a Counselor is $42,659 in United States. Filter by location to see Counselor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,822 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Counselor employees.

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Counselor - Hourly

YMCA

$10/hr

Range: $7 - $16

62 salaries

$10/hr
$7$16

Counselor

Pinnacle Treatment Centers

$38,976/yr

Range: $31K - $53K

60 salaries

$38,976/yr
$31K$53K

Counselor - Hourly

Behavioral Health Group

$18/hr

Range: $13 - $27

48 salaries

$18/hr
$13$27

Counselor - Hourly

Center For Discovery

$16/hr

Range: $13 - $21

33 salaries

$16/hr
$13$21

Counselor

Spectrum Health Systems

$40,046/yr

Range: $34K - $52K

30 salaries

$40,046/yr
$34K$52K

Counselor - Hourly

Operation Par

$15/hr

Range: $12 - $18

27 salaries

$15/hr
$12$18

Counselor

BayMark Health Services

$50,871/yr

Range: $43K - $61K

26 salaries

$50,871/yr
$43K$61K

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Counselor - Hourly

Center For Discovery

$16/hr

Range: $14 - $18

25 salaries

$16/hr
$14$18

Counselor - Hourly

Progress Foundation

$19/hr

Range: $13 - $23

24 salaries

$19/hr
$13$23

Counselor - Hourly

American Behavioral Health Systems

$27/hr

Range: $27 - $28

23 salaries

$27/hr
$27$28

Counselor - Hourly

YMCA

$11/hr

Range: $6 - $22

23 salaries

$11/hr
$6$22

Counselor

Pyramid Healthcare

$38,779/yr

Range: $33K - $44K

23 salaries

$38,779/yr
$33K$44K

Counselor - Hourly

MAB Community Services

$14/hr

Range: $14 - $14

21 salaries

$14/hr
$14$14

Counselor

Seneca Family of Agencies

$53,462/yr

Range: $39K - $67K

17 salaries

$53,462/yr
$39K$67K

Counselor

Youth Villages

$37,869/yr

Range: $32K - $49K

16 salaries

$37,869/yr
$32K$49K

Counselor

Vibrant Emotional Health

$44,781/yr

Range: $36K - $53K

15 salaries

$44,781/yr
$36K$53K

Counselor

BAART

$39,872/yr

Range: $33K - $66K

15 salaries

$39,872/yr
$33K$66K

Counselor

Recovery Network of Programs

$40,765/yr

Range: $33K - $45K

14 salaries

$40,765/yr
$33K$45K

Counselor

Cenikor Foundation

$38,803/yr

Range: $37K - $42K

14 salaries

$38,803/yr
$37K$42K

Counselor - Hourly

LA Fitness

$15/hr

Range: $10 - $25

14 salaries

$15/hr
$10$25

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent counselor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$15
hourly
A Counselor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$62,457
per year
A Benefits Counselor in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $62,457 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Government
$59,000
per year
An Admissions Counselor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $59,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$97,000
per year
A Counselor in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $97,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
 
Full-time
Nonprofit Organization
$26
hourly
An Admissions Counselor in the Carbondale, IL Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Carbondale, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$62,485
per year
A Counselor in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $62,485 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
School / School District
$31,000
per year
A Miliue Counselor in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $31,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$27
hourly
A Counselor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Freelance
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$83,314
per year
A Counselor in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $83,314 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private