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Counseling Schools
In Akron, Ohio

Counseling faculty can choose to work at only one counseling school in Akron. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in counseling in the city of Akron, which encompasses counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Counseling Employment

Akron 1,470
Ohio 24,000

Of the 22,960 counseling professionals employed in Ohio, 1,470 work in Akron. The number of counseling professionals in Akron has grown by 34% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Counseling employment growth

19,470 20,560 21,000 23,750 22,960
1,100 1,140 1,260 1,430 1,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$53,675 $51,116 $51,694 $51,024 $53,725
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

Salaries for counseling professionals in Akron have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $53,725 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Akron. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Akron made an average salary of $53,675 per year. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Akron is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Akron

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Counseling professionals make a median salary of $51,838 per year in Akron. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,312 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 124% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Akron

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Akron


Many of Akron's counseling professionals are graduates of the only accredited counseling school in the city.

Counseling Programs Offered In Akron


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Akron's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Akron


Approximately 49 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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