Credit Counselor Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of credit counselors in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare credit counselor salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Credit Counselors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,140
25th Percentile Wage
$44,100
50th Percentile Wage
$64,770
75th Percentile Wage
$81,160
90th Percentile Wage
$113,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for credit counselors in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) credit counselors is $113,610. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $64,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid credit counselors is $36,140.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of credit counselors in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$64,770
-13.94% 13.83%
2016
$73,800
24.38% -
2012
$55,810
- -

Compare Credit Counselor Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of credit counselors in two industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. For detailed credit counselor salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Automobile Dealers
$68,200
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers
$65,860

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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