Mental Health Counselors Salary Information in St Cloud, Minnesota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of mental health counselors in St Cloud, Minnesota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of mental health counselors in St Cloud is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Mental Health Counselors in St Cloud, Minnesota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,330
25th Percentile Wage
$35,300
50th Percentile Wage
$41,920
75th Percentile Wage
$49,110
90th Percentile Wage
$57,640

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mental health counselors in St Cloud, Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $31,330.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mental health counselors from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$41,920
-3.05% 0.00%
2015
$43,200
-0.67% -
2014
$43,490
3.61% -
2012
$41,920
- -

Table 3. Compare Mental Health Counselors Salary in St Cloud with Other Minnesota Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $41,920 in St Cloud is in the middle of salary range for mental health counselors in state of Minnesota. In comparison, the annual salary of mental health counselors in St Cloud is 28.2 percent (28.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Mankato-North Mankato and 15.7 percent (15.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Mankato-North Mankato
$58,390
Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$50,090
Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$48,710
Rochester
$47,980
Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$45,710
St Cloud
$41,920
Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
$35,320



See also: Top paying jobs in St Cloud, Minnesota.