FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Counseling Schools
In Hattiesburg, Mississippi

The city of Hattiesburg has 2 schools where counseling faculty can find employment. The trends in Hattiesburg's counseling academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Counseling Employment

Hattiesburg 80
Mississippi 4,520

Exactly 80 of the 4,360 counseling professionals employed in Mississippi, work in Hattiesburg. The number of counseling professionals in Hattiesburg has shrunk by 27% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for counseling professionals in Hattiesburg has decreased, overall employment in Hattiesburg has increased.

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Counseling employment growth

3,870 4,010 4,170 4,370 4,360
110 260 90 130 80
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Hattiesburg

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Hattiesburg

$42,360 $42,105 $43,925 $40,033 $47,080
$30,000 $30,920 $32,230 $32,600 $33,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Hattiesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hattiesburg

Salaries for counseling professionals in Hattiesburg have increased. In 2010 counseling professionals in Hattiesburg reportedly earned an average salary of $47,080 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Hattiesburg made an average salary of $42,360 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Hattiesburg.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Hattiesburg

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

Counseling professionals in Hattiesburg earn a median salary of $44,300 per year. The difference in pay between the counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,870 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $67,070 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Hattiesburg

Christian Counseling

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Hattiesburg


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Hattiesburg


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Hattiesburg's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Hattiesburg


Approximately 80 students completed counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are in the process of collecting data for the number of counseling faculty, growth in the field of counseling academia and counseling faculty salaries in Hattiesburg. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of counseling faculty at the masters degree in counseling level in Hattiesburg. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.


Career Index

Your free online education database