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Highest Paying Cities for Credit Counselors

The top 100 highest paying cities for credit counselors (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of credit counselors in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $68,800, New Haven, Connecticut is the highest paying city for credit counselors. It is followed by Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado (average annual salary $62,050). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of credit counselors in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Credit Counselors

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 New Haven, Connecticut
$68,800
50
2 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$62,050
140
3 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$60,960
160
4 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$59,670
670
5 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$57,700
110
6 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$57,270
40
7 Worcester, Massachusetts
$55,010
70
8 Stockton, California
$54,960
40
9 Visalia-Porterville, California
$54,890
50
10 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$54,760
760
11 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$54,720
60
12 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$53,980
200
13 Columbus, Ohio
$53,780
140
14 Montgomery, Alabama
$53,660
40
15 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$53,110
70
16 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$52,510
300
17 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$52,030
190
18 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina
$51,810
190
19 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$51,250
200
20 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$51,110
50
21 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$50,870
290
22 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$50,680
1,680
23 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$50,590
910
24 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$50,300
310
25 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$50,070
150
26 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$50,050
110
27 Western New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area, New Hampshire
$50,040
30
28 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$50,000
270
29 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$49,850
1,160
30 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$49,220
50
31 Wilmington, New Jersey
$49,090
80
32 Manchester, New Hampshire
$49,020
150
33 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$48,780
90
34 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$48,740
320
35 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$48,700
300
36 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$48,700
530
37 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$48,600
60
38 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$48,590
50
39 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$48,470
110
40 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$48,400
1,150
41 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$48,200
170
42 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida
$48,140
40
43 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$48,110
470
44 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$47,410
260
45 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$47,360
260
46 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$47,050
100
47 Springfield, Massachusetts
$47,050
120
48 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$46,950
240
49 Syracuse, New York
$46,840
60
50 Fresno, California
$46,810
50
51 Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas
$46,800
510
52 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$46,660
500
53 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$46,650
30
54 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$46,590
940
55 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$46,320
n/a
56 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$46,260
470
57 St Louis, Missouri
$46,080
430
58 Dayton, Ohio
$45,860
70
59 Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$45,690
40
60 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$45,560
130
61 East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$45,540
80
62 Framingham, Massachusetts
$45,520
60
63 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$45,450
460
64 Greenville-Mauldin-Easley, South Carolina
$45,450
70
65 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$45,310
510
66 Richmond, Virginia
$45,150
130
67 Boise City-Nampa, Idaho
$45,130
40
68 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$45,110
550
69 Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, Florida
$44,790
80
70 Rochester, New York
$44,580
110
71 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$44,530
730
72 Akron, Ohio
$44,260
70
73 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$44,190
230
74 Camden, New Jersey
$44,140
40
75 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$44,140
580
76 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$43,920
80
77 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$43,800
580
78 College Station-Bryan, Texas
$43,590
70
79 Columbia, South Carolina
$43,470
40
80 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$43,460
670
81 Kansas nonmetropolitan area, Kansas
$43,390
30
82 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$43,140
320
83 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$43,130
1,600
84 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$42,700
180
85 Toledo, Ohio
$42,690
60
86 Naples-Marco Island, Florida
$42,520
50
87 Memphis, Tennessee
$42,480
160
88 Spokane, Washington
$42,110
40
89 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$42,070
90
90 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$42,050
40
91 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$41,810
190
92 Jackson, Mississippi
$41,750
80
93 Binghamton, New York
$41,590
40
94 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$41,340
170
95 Kansas City, Missouri
$41,170
140
96 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$41,090
410
97 Gainesville, Florida
$40,850
70
98 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$40,820
100
99 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$40,750
320
100 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$40,690
70
See also: Highest paying industries for credit counselors.