Typical Income for Counselors

Hourly Income

On average,counselors make $23.91 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Counselors $12.75 $16.53 $22.10 $29.35 $37.92
Community and social service occupations $12.10 $15.59 $20.67 $28.02 $36.65
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists $12.18 $15.63 $20.68 $28.02 $36.61
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, counselors make $49,740 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Counselors $26,530 $34,390 $45,970 $61,040 $78,870
Community and social service occupations $25,170 $32,420 $42,990 $58,280 $76,220
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists $25,340 $32,520 $43,020 $58,290 $76,150
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics