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Counseling Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

Counseling faculty can choose to work at only one counseling school in Durham. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the counseling academic community in Durham, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Durham Vs. North Carolina Counseling Employment

Durham 1,270
North Carolina 18,540

Exactly 1,270 of North Carolina's 16,520 counseling professionals work in Durham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Durham, there has been a 14% decline in the number of counseling professionals. As the number of counseling professionals in Durham has decreased, overall employment in Durham has increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Counseling employment growth

11,760 16,440 17,570 18,620 16,520
1,480 1,390 1,240 1,670 1,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$47,244 $42,905 $47,916 $47,728 $48,278
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

In Durham, salaries for counseling professionals have increased. Durham counseling professionals made $48,278 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for counseling professionals in Durham was $47,244 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Durham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Durham

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Counseling professionals in Durham earn a median salary of $45,708 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,790 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 138% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Durham

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Durham


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Durham


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Durham's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Durham


In 2010 approximately 23 students completed counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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