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Counseling Schools
In Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

In Bethlehem, there are 3 counseling schools where counseling faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of counseling and counseling education in Bethlehem, which includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Counseling Employment

Bethlehem 1,760
Pennsylvania 44,400

Exactly 1,760 of the 39,380 counseling professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Bethlehem. The number of counseling professionals in Bethlehem has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of counseling professionals in Bethlehem has increased, overall employment in Bethlehem has also increased.

Bethlehem Vs. Pennsylvania Counseling employment growth

39,090 39,950 40,550 43,760 39,380
1,580 1,980 2,230 2,270 1,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Bethlehem

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Bethlehem

$47,750 $44,385 $46,387 $46,730 $49,870
$37,440 $38,410 $39,810 $40,780 $42,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Bethlehem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bethlehem

Salaries for counseling professionals in Bethlehem have increased. In 2010 Bethlehem counseling professionals earned an average yearly salary of $49,870. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in Bethlehem was $47,750 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bethlehem.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Bethlehem

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Bethlehem counseling professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,070. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,312 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 146% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Bethlehem

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

Bethlehem counseling professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Bethlehem


Many of Bethlehem's counseling professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited counseling schools in the city.

Counseling Programs Offered In Bethlehem


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Bethlehem's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Bethlehem


Approximately 41 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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