CREDIT COUNSELOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$71,000
$36,000
Min 10%
$71,000
Median 50%
$139,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Philadelphia, PA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a credit counselor make?
Credit Counselors in the US make on average $71,489 annually or $34.37 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $140,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $36,000. The top 5 states when it comes to Credit Counselor salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and New Jersey. The typical tenure for a Credit Counselor is 2.7 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Counselor
$38,864

Average Credit Counselor Salary By Company

There is good job security in Credit Counselor positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. American National Bank Omaha NE and Hanmi Bank are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like New Omni Bank N.a. or Del Norte Clinics Billing Ofc, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Credit Counselors.

Average Credit Counselor Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Credit Counselor in the United States is $71,489 per year or $34.37 per hour. The top city when it comes to Credit Counselor salaries is Philadelphia, PA at $91,925 per year. The Philadelphia, PA average entry-level salary for Credit Counselors is $48,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Credit Counselor salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and New Jersey. On the other hand, Nevada, Georgia, Arizona, South Carolina, and Florida report the lowest wages for Credit Counselors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Philadelphia, PA
$91,925
2
Fort Lee, NJ
$91,681
3
New York, NY
$91,651
4
Rockville, MD
$91,226
5
Agawam Town, MA
$91,153

Average Credit Counselor Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Credit Counselor works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Finance companies, Professional companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Credit Counselors. Finance companies pay their Credit Counselors the highest wages, averaging $75,665 per year. Professional companies and Retail companies pay well too, at $75,466 and $73,070, respectively. The types of companies that pay Credit Counselors the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $57,077.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$75,665
2
Professional
$75,466
3
Retail
$73,070
4
Hospitality
$57,077

RECENTLY ADDED Credit Counselor SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cambridge Credit Counseling
Credit Counselor
09/30/2019
$29,218
Credit Guard of America
Credit Counselor
09/13/2019
$26,088
Cambridge Credit Counseling
Credit Counselor
08/31/2019
$29,218
Navicore Solutions
Credit Counselor
08/29/2019
$36,314
New Millennium Bank
Credit Counselor
03/18/2019
$41,072
Neighborhood of Affordable Housing, Inc.
Homeownership & Financial Services Credit Counselor
02/25/2019
$49,796
Chang Hwa Commercial Bank Ltd.
Credit Counselor
02/22/2019
$50,419
Chang Hwa Commercial Bank Ltd.
Credit Counselor
02/19/2019
$50,419