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Counselor Vocational Rehabilitation Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,727 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$487

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Counselor Vocational Rehabilitation is $37,727 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Counselor Vocational Rehabilitation is between $28,785 and $45,097. 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

Description:
  • Counsels handicapped individuals to provide vocational rehabilitation services: interviews and evaluates handicapped applicants, and confers with medical and professional personnel to determine type and degree of handicap, eligibility for service, and feasibility of vocational rehabilitation.
  • Accepts or recommends acceptance of suitable candidates.
  • Determines suitable job or business consistent with applicant's desires, aptitudes, and physical, mental, and emotional limitations.
  • Plans and arranges for applicant to study or train for job.
  • Assists applicant with personal adjustment throughout rehabilitation program.
  • Aids applicant in obtaining medical and social services during training.
  • Promotes and develops job openings and places qualified applicant in employment.
  • May specialize in type of disability, such as mental illness, alcohol abuse, hearing and visual impairment, or readjustment after prison release.
Counselor Vocational Rehabilitation Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Rehabilitation Counselors

Job family population: 103,840

Estimated population of Counselor Vocational Rehabilitation jobs: 10,338

Rate of error: 1.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$43,736
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Counselor Vocational Rehabilitation Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Addictions Counselor
Apr 25
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
Addiction Counselor, Counselor, Social Services, Human Services, Medical Health Services, Mental Health, Rehabilitation Services, Vocational Rehabilitation, Not for Profit, NonProfit, NFP. Company ...
Psychologist
Apr 25
Chicago, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
... counseling, vocational rehabilitation, pastoral counting, art therapy, or educational psychology. Qualifications and Responsibilities of the Psychologist in Chicago, IL: * 2-3 Years of supervised ...
Mental Health Psychologist
Apr 25
Chicago, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
Graduated from an accredited college or university with a Masters Degree in psychology, social work, guidance and counseling, vocational rehabilitation, pastoral counting, art therapy, or educational ...
Public Health Psychologist
Apr 25
Chicago, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
... counseling, vocational rehabilitation, pastoral counting, art therapy, or educational psychology supplemented by 1 Year of post masters supervised practicum carried out in a mental health setting as ...
Clinical Therapist
Apr 25
Chicago, USA
Sunbelt Staffing
... Counseling, or Vocational Rehabilitation, or related field * Master's Degree supplemented with a minimum of at least 2 years of professional clinical experience The Clinical Therapist in Chicago, IL ...
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