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Counseling Schools
In Athens, Ohio

The city of Athens has only one school where counseling faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in counseling in the city of Athens, which encompasses counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Ohio Counseling Employment

Athens 700
Ohio 24,000

Exactly 700 of Ohio's 22,960 counseling professionals work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of counseling professionals in Athens has grown by 63%. As the number of counseling professionals in Athens has increased, overall employment in Athens has also increased.

Athens Vs. Ohio Counseling employment growth

19,470 20,560 21,000 23,750 22,960
430 750 780 No data 700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$58,890 $48,792 $50,880 No data $50,560
$33,000 $34,560 $34,870 No data $35,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

In Athens, salaries for counseling professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,560 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Athens. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in Athens was $58,890 per year. The decline in the salary of counseling professionals in Athens is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Athens

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

Counseling professionals in Athens earn a median salary of $49,162 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,488 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,015 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Athens

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Athens


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Athens


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

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Athens


Approximately 107 students completed counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Athens, Ohio

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