Counseling Schools
In Shepherdstown, West Virginia

In Shepherdstown, there is only one counseling school where counseling faculty can find employment. The trends in Shepherdstown's counseling academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Shepherdstown Vs. West Virginia Counseling Employment

Shepherdstown 10,900
West Virginia 3,190

Of the 3,130 counseling professionals employed in West Virginia, 10,900 work in Shepherdstown. There has been a 19% growth in the number of counseling professionals in Shepherdstown between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for counseling professionals in Shepherdstown has increased, overall employment in Shepherdstown has also increased.

Shepherdstown Vs. West Virginia Counseling employment growth

2,840 3,440 3,630 3,370 3,130
9,190 9,860 12,010 12,290 10,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Shepherdstown

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Shepherdstown

$54,776 $54,665 $53,542 $56,210 $55,250
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Shepherdstown
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shepherdstown

Salaries for counseling professionals in Shepherdstown have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $55,250 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Shepherdstown. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in Shepherdstown was $54,776 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Shepherdstown.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Shepherdstown

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Counseling professionals in Shepherdstown earn a median salary of $52,310 per year. The difference in pay between the counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 153%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,556 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,490 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Shepherdstown

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On average counseling professionals in Shepherdstown earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Shepherdstown.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Shepherdstown


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Shepherdstown


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

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Shepherdstown


Approximately 10 students completed counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Shepherdstown, West Virginia

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