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Counseling Schools
In Arlington, Virginia

There are 2 counseling schools in Arlington for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in counseling in the city of Arlington, which encompasses counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Arlington Vs. Virginia Counseling Employment

Arlington 10,900
Virginia 20,930

Exactly 10,900 of Virginia's 20,020 counseling professionals work in Arlington. The number of counseling professionals in Arlington has grown by 19% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of counseling professionals in Arlington has increased, overall employment in Arlington has also increased.

Arlington Vs. Virginia Counseling employment growth

16,070 18,200 19,540 20,080 20,020
9,190 9,860 12,010 12,290 10,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Arlington

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Arlington

$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 Arlington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Arlington

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

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Arlington

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Counseling professionals in Arlington earn a median salary of $52,310 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,556 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $82,490 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Arlington

Organizational Psychology
Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Arlington


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Arlington


Arlington's counseling schools offer 4 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Arlington


Approximately 210 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Arlington, Virginia

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