School Based Counselor Salary in the United States

How much does a School Based Counselor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a School Based Counselor in the United States is $19 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $17 and $22. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

School Based Counselor

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Job Openings for School Based Counselor
East Bay Agency For Children (EBAC) - Oakland , CA
Ability to expeditiously utilize a web based database system for administrative functions. * Prior ... Maintains relations with school site personnel, supporting clinical staff in their relationships at ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
PhD/PsyD/EdD in Clinical Counseling, Health or School Psychology from an accredited college or ... Knowledge of Evidence-Based Practice and psychotherapy research methods. * Knowledge of the bio ...
Kaiser Permanente - 6 days ago
Woodward Community Based Services - Guthrie County , IA
... school, and in the community. -The BHIS provider will also provide ongoing feedback to the ... Based Services, a division of Sequel Youth and Family Services, provides education, counseling and ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Behavioral Health Services - Long Beach , CA
Qualifications may be subject to modification based in the Americans with Disabilities Act. Bilingual abilities may be required within certain BHS programs. Counselor II - High school diploma or ...
Glassdoor - 1 day ago
ProCare Therapy - Fresno , CA
Review current IEPs * Determine needs for related service counseling * Complete counseling ... based on experience. For immediate consideration e-mail your resume to me directly at michael ...
Procare Therapy - 8 days ago
Living With Autism, INC - Raleigh , NC
... school/GED minimum 18 years of age or older Active Patience Understanding of Autism Reliable ... based on their individual service plans and any other plans included with their needs, along with ...
ZipRecruiter - Today