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Counseling Schools
In Fort Myers, Florida

The city of Fort Myers has only one school where counseling faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the counseling academic community in Fort Myers, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Fort Myers Vs. Florida Counseling Employment

Fort Myers 300
Florida 26,810

Exactly 300 of Florida's 24,930 counseling professionals work in Fort Myers. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of counseling professionals in Fort Myers has grown by 36%. As the number of counseling professionals in Fort Myers has increased, overall employment in Fort Myers has also increased.

Fort Myers Vs. Florida Counseling employment growth

26,370 25,350 26,880 26,840 24,930
220 330 570 290 300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Fort Myers

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Fort Myers

$75,027 $46,237 $49,685 $53,455 $50,540
$35,200 $36,870 $38,380 $38,330 $38,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Fort Myers
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fort Myers

In Fort Myers, salaries for counseling professionals have decreased. In 2010 Fort Myers counseling professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,540. Counseling professionals in Fort Myers made a yearly average salary of $75,027, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fort Myers.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Fort Myers

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Counseling professionals make a median salary of $42,820 per year in Fort Myers. The difference in pay between the counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 171%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,248 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $81,982 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Fort Myers

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Fort Myers


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Fort Myers


There is one degree and certificate program in counseling offered by Fort Myers' counseling school.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Fort Myers


Approximately 20 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Fort Myers, Florida

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