Licensed Professional Counselor

Licensed Professional Counselor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$78,000
$44,000
Min 10%
$78,000
Median 50%
$139,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Recovery Innovations
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Colorado
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does a licensed professional counselor make?
Licensed Professional Counselors in the US make on average $78,975 annually or $37.97 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $139,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $44,000 per year. Real Estate companies and Health Care companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Licensed Professional Counselor salaries are Colorado, Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota, and Illinois. Most Licensed Professional Counselors spend 4.0 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Counselor
$38,864

Average Licensed Professional Counselor Salary By Location

Across America, Licensed Professional Counselors make on average $78,975 annually or $37.97 hourly. Licensed Professional Counselors make the most in San Jose, CA at about $86,298 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Jose, CA is $46,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Licensed Professional Counselor salaries are Colorado, Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota, and Illinois. On the other hand, South Carolina, Alaska, Oregon, Alabama, and Georgia report the lowest wages for Licensed Professional Counselors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$86,298
2
Bettendorf, IA
$81,817
3
Milwaukee, WI
$81,657
4
Grand Rapids, MI
$80,398
5
Mansfield, OH
$77,874

Average Licensed Professional Counselor Salary By Company

If you are a Licensed Professional Counselor, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Licensed Professional Counselors are in Real Estate companies and Health Care companies. Recovery Innovations and The Cooper Companies are the best paying companies for Licensed Professional Counselors. In addition, companies like RealtySouth and Apalachee Center report highly competitive salaries for Licensed Professional Counselors.

Recently Added Licensed Professional Counselor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Blake Realtors
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/31/2020
$100,000
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Fox & Roach, Realtors
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/31/2020
$100,000
Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Fox & Roach, Realtors
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/31/2020
$100,000
Crye-Leike
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/29/2020
$100,000
Karen W. Peters Group
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/29/2020
$100,000
Focus Real Estate
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/28/2020
$100,000
Re/Max Associates of Topeka
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/26/2020
$100,000
Chinatti Realty Group
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/25/2020
$100,000
Tom Toole Sales Group
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/22/2020
$100,000
Texas A&M University
Licensed Professional Counselor
01/08/2020
$58,061
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