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Employment Counselor Salary
in San Francisco, California

$80,707 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Employment Counselor is $80,707 a year and $39 an hour in San Francisco, California, United States. The average salary range for an Employment Counselor is between $58,376 and $99,265. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Employment Counselor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Francisco, California.

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Job Summary

  • Advises and provides guidance services with personal, family, educational, mental health, and career decisions and problems.
  • Collects, organizes, and analyzes information about individuals through records, tests, interviews, and professional sources.
  • Counsels individuals and provides group educational and vocational guidance services.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Employment Counselor Job Prevalence in San Francisco, California, United States

Job family: Counselors, All Other

Job family population: 27,150

Estimated population of Employment Counselor jobs: 2,997

Rate of error: 3.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About San Francisco, California

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Description: San Francisco (SF; , Spanish: [sam fɾanˈsisko]; Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is a city in, and the cultural, commercial, and financial center of, Northern California. San Francisco is the 13th-most populous city in the United States, and the fourth-most populous in California, with 883,305 residents as of 2018. It covers an area of about 46.89 square miles (121.4 km2), mostly at the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula in the San Francisco Bay Area, making it the second-most densely populated large US city, and the fifth-most densely populated U.S. county, behind...

Employment Counselor Job Listings for San Francisco, California

Education & Employment Counselor I
Jun 3
San Francisco, CA, USA
Larkin Street Youth Services
Education & Employment Counselor I REPORTS TO: Program Manager of Larkin Street Academy PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY: Support the employment and educational needs of the Larkin Street youth. Instruct and ...
Jun 10
San Francisco, CA, USA
Horizons Unlimited of San Francisco, Inc
... employment, entrepreneurial, and after school services, for Latino and other youth of color, ages ... PRINCIPAL SUBSTANCE USE COUNSELOR (1.0 FTE) Program: SUBSTANCE USE OUTPATIENT TREATMENT PROGRAM ...
Women's IOP Counselor
May 30
Sitike Counseling Center
Sitike Counseling Center, an Outpatient mental health, substance use disorder and violence ... Sitike provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and ...
Residential Counselor needed! Come join our team!
Apr 16
San Francisco, United States
Huckleberry Youth Programs
The Residential Counselor is a member of the Huckleberry House team that offers continuous 24-hour ... EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Huckleberry Youth Programs is an equal opportunity employer ...
Program Supervisor - CalWorks
Jun 7
Hayward, CA, USA
La Familia Counseling Service
Provide weekly individual and group supervision for the Peer Counselor, Employment Specialist, Intern, and other team members. * Ensure that staff under supervision meet contractual and quality ...
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