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Counseling Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

In Charlotte, 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 Charlotte, which includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Counseling Employment

Charlotte 3,100
North Carolina 18,540

Exactly 3,100 of North Carolina's 16,520 counseling professionals work in Charlotte. Between 2006 and 2010, in Charlotte, there has been a 26% growth in the number of counseling professionals. As the number of counseling professionals in Charlotte has increased, overall employment in Charlotte has also increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Counseling employment growth

11,760 16,440 17,570 18,620 16,520
2,460 2,670 3,320 3,510 3,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$41,246 $45,330 $46,388 $46,928 $46,205
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

Salaries for counseling professionals in Charlotte have increased. Charlotte counseling professionals made $46,205 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for counseling professionals in Charlotte was $41,246 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Charlotte is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Charlotte

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

Counseling professionals in Charlotte make a median yearly salary of $43,700. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,188 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 98% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Charlotte

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Charlotte


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Charlotte


Charlotte's counseling schools offer 7 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Charlotte


Approximately 71 students completed counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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