Credit Counselor Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for credit counselors in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of credit counselors among Texas cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Credit Counselors in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,040
25th Percentile Wage
$36,310
50th Percentile Wage
$45,590
75th Percentile Wage
$58,060
90th Percentile Wage
$78,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for credit counselors in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,040.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$14.44
25th Percentile Wage
$17.46
50th Percentile Wage
$21.92
75th Percentile Wage
$27.91
90th Percentile Wage
$37.77

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for credit counselors in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.77. The median hourly salary is $21.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.44.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of credit counselors from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201645,5909.48%15.99%
201541,2700.92%-
201440,8906.21%-
201338,3500.13%-
201238,300--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Credit Counselors in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of credit counselors in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of credit counselors in state of Texas ranges from $32,260 to $48,740. The highest paying area for credit counselors in Texas is San Antonio-New Braunfels with a median annual salary of $48,740. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos (mean annual salary $47,050). The lowest paying area is Brownsville-Harlingen with a median annual salary of $32,260.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$48,740
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$47,050
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$46,800
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$46,260
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$44,530
College Station-Bryan
$43,590
Fort Worth-Arlington
$40,380
El Paso
$36,380
Waco
$36,260
Brownsville-Harlingen
$32,260


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