The annual and hourly salary statistics of credit counselors in Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of credit counselors in Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$32,560|
|25th Percentile Wage||$36,210|
|50th Percentile Wage||$43,210|
|75th Percentile Wage||$52,260|
|90th Percentile Wage||$62,350|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for credit counselors in Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,560.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of credit counselors from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $43,210, Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater is the second highest paying city for credit counselors in state of Florida, following the highest paying city Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach (median annual salary of $44,320). Compared with Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, the median annual salary of credit counselors in Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater is 2.5 percent (2.5%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Naples-Marco Island|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |