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Visiting Student Counselor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$66,805 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Visiting Student Counselor is $66,805 a year and $32 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Visiting Student Counselor is between $48,321 and $82,167. 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

  • Assists foreign students in making academic, personal-social, and environmental adjustment to campus and community life: evaluates students' qualifications in light of admission requirements and makes recommendations relative to admission.
  • Develops and maintains case histories, noting language, educational, social, religious, or physical problems affecting students' adjustments.
  • Provides informal counseling and orientation regarding recreational and religious outlets, study habits, and personal adjustments.
  • Interprets university regulations and requirements.
  • Assists students in complying with government regulations concerning status, immigration, visas, passports, permission to work, and related matters.
  • Represents students in cases involving conflict with regulations.
  • Cooperates with other personnel service bureaus to assist in adjustment of students.
  • Approves students' proposed budgets and requests release of funds from students' home governments to meet financial obligations.
  • Recommends students for scholarships, grants-in-aid, and waivers of tuition fees on basis of scholarship, character, and financial need.
  • Encourages and coordinates activities of groups which promote understanding of foreign cultures.
  • May assist in curriculum planning.
Visiting Student Counselor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 271,350

Estimated population of Visiting Student Counselor jobs: 36,301

Rate of error: 0.9%

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...

Visiting Student Counselor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

College Recruiter, Regional Recruiter
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
University of Illinois at Chicago
... communication channels, with students, parents, high school counselors, teachers, and ... school visits, and yield activities throughout the designated region. · Maintain regular ...
Director of Admissions
May 24
FRANKFORT, United States
Holy Trinity High School
Lead the student recruitment effort with oversight of and participation in elementary school visits ... Work with the Principal, School Counselors and Admissions Committee on acceptance decisions.
Director of Admissions
May 14
Holy Trinity High School
Lead the student recruitment effort with oversight of and participation in elementary school visits ... Work with the Principal, School Counselors and Admissions Committee on acceptance decisions.
Physician / Family Practice / Illinois / Permanent / Physician / Family Med / Internal Med / Loan...
Apr 26
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Reap Healthcare Agents
Diagnoses, treats, counsels, and coordinate care for each patient. Reviews and update problem list ... every visit. Meets documentation standards and completes all progress notes within 24 hours ...
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