Counseling Schools
In Merced, California

Counseling faculty can choose to work at only one counseling school in Merced. The trends in Merced's counseling academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes counseling training at the following levels:

  • Counseling Certificate
  • Associates degree in Counseling


Professional Trends

Merced Vs. California Counseling Employment

Merced 260
California 72,380

Of the 64,500 counseling professionals employed in California, 260 work in Merced. The number of counseling professionals in Merced has grown by 117% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of counseling professionals in Merced has increased, overall employment in Merced has also increased.

Merced Vs. California Counseling employment growth

66,820 65,810 71,840 76,370 64,500
120 180 230 240 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Merced

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Merced

$65,505 $69,015 $70,715 $76,450 $65,587
$35,130 $36,210 $37,520 $38,040 $39,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Merced
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Merced

In Merced, salaries for counseling professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $65,587 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Merced. Counseling professionals in Merced made a yearly average salary of $65,505, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Merced.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Merced

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Counseling professionals make a median salary of $61,550 per year in Merced. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,627 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 199% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Merced

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

On average counseling professional salaries in Merced are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Merced


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Merced


Merced's counseling school offers one counseling degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Merced


In 2010 approximately 2 students completed counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Merced, California

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