Counseling Schools
In Huntington, West Virginia

The city of Huntington has only one school where counseling faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of counseling and counseling education in Huntington, which includes counseling training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Counseling
  • Masters degree in Counseling


Professional Trends

Huntington Vs. West Virginia Counseling Employment

Huntington 690
West Virginia 3,190

Exactly 690 of the 3,130 counseling professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Huntington. There has been a 33% growth in the number of counseling professionals in Huntington between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Huntington has also increased.

Huntington Vs. West Virginia Counseling employment growth

2,840 3,440 3,630 3,370 3,130
520 500 570 480 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Huntington

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Huntington

$42,010 $40,080 $38,418 $36,148 $38,010
$31,920 $32,560 $33,620 $34,480 $35,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Huntington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Huntington

As the number of counseling professionals in Huntington has grown, salaries for counseling professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $38,010 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Huntington. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Huntington made an average salary of $42,010 per year. The decline in the salary of counseling professionals in Huntington is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Huntington

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Counseling professionals make a median salary of $36,792 per year in Huntington. The difference in pay between the counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 138%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,180 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $55,055 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Huntington

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology

Huntington counseling professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Huntington


There is only one accredited counseling school in the city. Many of Huntington's counseling professionals are graduates of this school.

Counseling Programs Offered In Huntington


Huntington's counseling schools offer 2 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Huntington


Approximately 75 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Huntington, West Virginia

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