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Counselor Educational Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$65,613 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Counselor Educational is $65,613 a year and $32 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Counselor Educational is between $47,392 and $80,700. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Counselor Educational. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Advises students and evaluates their abilities, interests, talents, and personality characteristics in order to develop appropriate academic and career goals.
  • Provides individual and group guidance services relative to problems of scholastic, educational, and personal-social nature to students.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Counselor Educational Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Residential Advisors

Job family population: 110,720

Estimated population of Counselor Educational jobs: 13,208

Rate of error: 1.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Counselor Educational Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Substance Counselor
May 13
Chicago, IL, USA
Haymarket Center
Substance Abuse Counselor (LSW, CADC, LPC, LCPC, LCSW ONLY) Facilitates and monitors physical and ... EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED: CADC and/or clinical licensure Required Mental Health ...
Classroom Counselor - Licensed Social Worker/Counselor
Mar 29
Chicago, IL, USA
Britten School
Masters Degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. * Previous work as a Professional Counselor The classroom counselor works as a member of the classroom ...
Licensed Professional Counselor - LPC
May 21
Kenosha, WI, USA
Kenosha Community Health Center
Services are provided through ongoing psychotherapy, psycho-education, warm hand-off approaches or ... counsel, and provide AODA and general psychotherapeutic treatment, rehabilitation, and care ...
Addictions Counselor
Apr 25
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
Our services include foster care, family intervention, early childhood education, mental health, counseling, addiction treatment, support for people with disabilities, affordable senior housing, home ...
Case manager QMHP Child & Adolescent Counselor
May 15
North Aurora, IL, USA
Association for Individual Development
The Behavioral Health Outpatient Counselor is responsible for the provision of counseling and case ... Education: * Master's degree in a human services field License/certifications: * LPC, LCPC, LSW, or ...
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