The salary statistics of other counselors are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other counselors within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other counselors annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$25,420|
|25th Percentile Wage||$32,800|
|50th Percentile Wage||$43,370|
|75th Percentile Wage||$59,940|
|90th Percentile Wage||$75,890|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other counselors. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other counselors is $75,890. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $43,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,420. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 198% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of other counselors from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of other counselors in 9 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other counselors occupations is the educational services sector with an annual salary $60,590. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $30,020).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Educational Services|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
From the above tables we note that not only other counselors salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other counselors in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $24,730 to $68,920. The highest paying state for other counselors is Oklahoma with a median annual salary of $68,920. The lowest paying state is New Hampshire with a median annual salary of $24,730. For more salary information of other counselors profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Jersey|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|New York|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|New Hampshire|| |