Counseling Schools
In Scranton, Pennsylvania

Counseling faculty can choose to work at one of 2 counseling schools in Scranton. The trends in Scranton'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
  • Masters degree in Counseling


Statistics

Professional Trends

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Counseling Employment

Scranton 1,870
Pennsylvania 44,400

Of the 39,380 counseling professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 1,870 work in Scranton. The number of counseling professionals in Scranton has grown by 33% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of counseling professionals in Scranton has increased, overall employment in Scranton has also increased.

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Counseling employment growth

39,090 39,950 40,550 43,760 39,380
1,410 2,270 2,280 2,190 1,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Scranton

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Scranton

$37,765 $37,005 $38,560 $41,288 $48,328
$32,690 $34,240 $35,390 $36,210 $36,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Scranton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scranton

In Scranton, salaries for counseling professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,328 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Scranton. Counseling professionals in Scranton made a yearly average salary of $37,765, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Scranton is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Scranton

10th percentile
$29,722
25th percentile
$36,218
50th percentile
$46,455
75th percentile
$59,918
90th percentile
$70,432

Counseling professionals in Scranton earn a median salary of $46,455 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,722 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 137% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Scranton

Christian Counseling
$43,640
Counseling
$48,328
Clinical Psychology
$51,665
Sociology
$64,940
Sports Psychology
$70,140
Forensic Psychology
$70,140
School Psychology
$70,140

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Scranton

2

There are 2 accredited counseling schools in the city. Many of Scranton's counseling professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Counseling Programs Offered In Scranton

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
5
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total7

Scranton's counseling schools offer 7 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Scranton

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
81
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total87

In 2010 approximately 87 students graduated from counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Scranton, Pennsylvania

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