How much does a School Based Counselor make? The average School Based Counselor salary is $41,020 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $35,775 and $46,566. Salary ranges 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Service Corporation International - Sandston , VA
Builds trust-based relationships to earn the right to ask for referrals * Earns the right to gain ... High school diploma or equivalent * 1-2 years of college or an equivalent of education and ...
Service Corporation International - 1 day ago
Transitional Family Services - Fredericksburg , VA
The Therapist, under the supervision of their immediate supervisor, provides Evidence-Based ... Community clinic or residential treatment school experience and some supervisory and teaching ...
ZipRecruiter - 20 days ago
The Choice Group - Woodbridge , VA
Compensation is excellent and based on experience, education, and additional applicable skills ... school diploma and 10 years of related experience. Related field or experience is defined as
ZipRecruiter - 11 days ago
Together Lives Change - Hampton , VA
Community-Based Reports to: Mental Health Skill-building Services Supervisor Position Type ... schools, child support enforcement and other viable stakeholders/resources. The QMHP-A will work ...
ZipRecruiter - 75 days ago
Senior Independence - Lynchburg , VA
Graduation from an accredited seminary or school of theology. * Prefer ordained minister in good ... Computer experience with Windows based programs required.
ZipRecruiter - 46 days ago
The Choice Group - Williamsburg , VA
Compensation is excellent and based on experience, education, and additional applicable skills ... school diploma and 10 years of related experience. Related field or experience is defined as
ZipRecruiter - 32 days ago

School Based Counselor Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for School Based Counselor between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for School Based Counselor in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $51,275
Washington, DC $45,663
Miami, FL $39,933
Chicago, IL $43,518
Boston, MA $46,217
New York, NY $49,347
Dallas, TX $40,753
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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for School Based Counselor in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of School Based Counselor in the United States. The base salary for School Based Counselor ranges from $35,775 to $46,566 with the average base salary of $41,020. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $37,410 to $47,291 with the average total cash compensation of $42,413.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $41,020 $35,775 - $46,566
Bonus $1,393 $1,634 - $725
Total Pay $42,413 $37,410 - $47,291
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What's the difference between School Based Therapist and School Based Counselor?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of School Based Counselor is $41,020, and the average salary of School Based Therapist is $35,141. The average salary of School Based Therapist is lower than School Based Counselor. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am a School Based Counselor, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for School Based Counselor. a School Based Counselor Salary in New Britain, CT is $44,302 as of October 28, 2020; a School Based Counselor Salary in Barnstable, MA is $43,256 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a School Based Counselor vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for School Based Counselor?
Salary ranges for a School Based Counselor can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
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Last Update: October 28, 2020