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High School Counselor Salary
in Virginia, United States

$44,216 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a High School Counselor is $44,216 a year and $21 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a High School Counselor is between $32,927 and $53,619. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a High School Counselor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Advises students, focusing on their learning, personal, social, career, and vocational needs.
  • Collects and organizes occupational data to provide source materials and software for school career information center.
  • Teaches students how to take and score self-administered vocational interest and aptitude tests.
  • Schedules appointments for students requiring professional assistance.
High School Counselor Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors

Job family population: 271,350

Estimated population of High School Counselor jobs: 2,960

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



High School Counselor Job Listings for Virginia, United States

REACH Crisis Therapeutic Home (CTH) Counselor
Feb 22
Culpeper, VA, USA
Easter Seals UCP
REACH CTH Counselor provides support to persons with co-occurring intellectual/developmental ... Bachelor's degree and 6 months of relevant experience or high school diploma (or equivalent) and 2 ...
Dec 2
Manassas, United States
Prince William County Public Schools
HIGH SCHOOL COUNSELOR- 200 DAY REPORTS TO: School Principal Director of School Counseling Supervisor, Secondary Counseling and Student Support Services Director, Office of Student Services Associate ...
Residential Counselor
Jan 18
Bristow, VA, USA
Temporary Solutions, Inc.
High School Diploma or General Education Development Certificate (G.E.D.) and six months experience working with children * Enroll and successfully complete assigned training and Certification ...
Residential Counselor 1
Feb 1
Norfolk, VA, USA
The Barry Robinson Center
Residential Counselor (full time/part time) Residential Counselors needed immediately to provide ... but High School diploma + 6 months experience working with children is a minimum requirement
Administrative School Counseling Secretary (1 position)
Feb 14
Leesburg, United States
Loudoun County Public Schools
An employee in this position is responsible for providing clerical services in school counseling ... Graduation from high school preferred, including or supplemented by courses in office practices ...
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