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Employment Counselor Salary
in Arlington, Virginia

$73,432 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Employment Counselor is $73,432 a year and $35 an hour in Arlington, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for an Employment Counselor is between $53,114 and $90,317. 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 Arlington, Virginia.

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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 Arlington, Virginia, 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 Arlington, Virginia

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Description: Arlington County is a county in the Commonwealth of Virginia, often referred to simply as Arlington or Arlington, Virginia. The county is situated in Northern Virginia on the southwestern bank of the Potomac River directly across from the District of Columbia, of which it was once a part. The county is coterminous with the U.S. Census Bureau's census-designated place of Arlington. Arlington is considered to be the second-largest "principal city" of the Washington metropolitan area. In 2018, the county's population was estimated at 237,521, making Arlington the sixth-largest county in Virginia by population; if it...

Employment Counselor Job Listings for Arlington, Virginia

Residential Counselor - Supported Living Program
May 8
Woodbridge, VA, USA
The ARC of GPW / INSIGHT, Inc.
Seeking a full-time Residential Counselor for the Supported Living Program supporting adults with ... Employment purposes. (NOTE: All Virginia MVR reports should be submitted in its original format ...
Residential Counselor
Jun 5
Bristow, VA, USA
Temporary Solutions, Inc.
Employment Enterprises, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. We recruit, employ, assign, train, compensate and promote without regard to race, color, sex, age, disability, religion ...
Licensed Mental Health Counselor ( LPC, LCSW, LMFT, LCP )
May 9
Manassas, VA, USA
Previous experience in mental health counseling Familiarity with community mental health resources ... Employment Type: Full Time Bonus/Commission: Yes
Residential Counselor
Jun 20
Loch Raven, MD, USA
Abacus Staffing
Company Description For more than seventy-five years, Abacus Staffing has provided gainful and exciting employment opportunities to thousands of people, nationwide.
Vocational Counselor
May 3
Leesburg, VA, USA
Employment Advocates Group
... employment sites; - Attend and participate in all relevant agency events, workshops, training and meetings; - Prepare written reports in the appropriate format for the referral source on a monthly ...
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