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Counseling Schools
In Gainesville, Florida

The city of Gainesville has 2 schools where counseling faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in counseling in the city of Gainesville, which encompasses counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Gainesville Vs. Florida Counseling Employment

Gainesville 450
Florida 26,810

Of the 24,930 counseling professionals employed in Florida, 450 work in Gainesville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Gainesville, there has been a 96% growth in the number of counseling professionals. Overall employment in Gainesville has also increased.

Gainesville Vs. Florida Counseling employment growth

26,370 25,350 26,880 26,840 24,930
230 200 430 440 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Gainesville

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Gainesville

$43,235 $44,003 $48,630 $48,646 $50,020
$36,550 $38,290 $38,380 $41,250 $42,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Gainesville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gainesville

As the number of counseling professionals in Gainesville has grown, salaries for counseling professionals have also increased. In 2010 Gainesville counseling professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,020. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in Gainesville was $43,235 per year. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Gainesville is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Gainesville

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Counseling professionals make a median salary of $44,960 per year in Gainesville. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,566 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,730 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Gainesville

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Gainesville


Many of Gainesville's counseling professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited counseling schools in the city.

Counseling Programs Offered In Gainesville


There are a total of 12 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Gainesville's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Gainesville


In 2010 approximately 163 students completed counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Gainesville, Florida

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