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Counseling Schools
In Denver, Colorado

In Denver, there are 5 counseling schools where counseling faculty can find employment. The trends in Denver's counseling academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Counseling Employment

Denver 5,300
Colorado 11,640

Exactly 5,300 of the 11,250 counseling professionals employed in Colorado, work in Denver. The number of counseling professionals in Denver has grown by 12% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of counseling professionals in Denver has increased, overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Counseling employment growth

9,430 9,720 10,450 10,960 11,250
4,750 4,640 5,160 5,280 5,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$46,704 $49,126 $53,496 $51,817 $57,020
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

As the number of counseling professionals in Denver has grown, salaries for counseling professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $57,020 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Denver. Counseling professionals in Denver made a yearly average salary of $46,704, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Denver is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Denver

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Counseling professionals in Denver earn a median salary of $51,658 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,595 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,512 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Denver

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Denver


There are 5 accredited counseling schools in the city. Many of Denver's counseling professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Counseling Programs Offered In Denver


There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Denver's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Denver


In 2010 approximately 211 students graduated from counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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