National » Business and Financial Operations » Credit Counselors » Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Credit Counselor Salary in Sector of Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

The salary statistics of credit counselors in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare credit counselor salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Credit Counselors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,800
25th Percentile Wage
$34,280
50th Percentile Wage
$41,340
75th Percentile Wage
$50,460
90th Percentile Wage
$62,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for credit counselors in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services. 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 $62,230. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid credit counselors is $27,800.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of credit counselors in the industry sector of professional, scientific, and technical services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201641,3401.40%10.91%
201540,7605.40%-
201438,5604.69%-
201336,750-0.22%-
201236,830--

Compare Credit Counselor Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of credit counselors in four industries in the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for credit counselor occupations is the management, scientific, and technical consulting services industry with an annual salary $41,550. The lowest paying industry is the accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services industry (annual salary $38,590). For detailed credit counselor salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$41,550
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$41,340
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$41,270
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$38,590

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




Related:

Highest paying cities for credit counselors

Highest paying industries for credit counselors.