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Counseling Schools
In Irvine, California

There are 2 counseling schools in Irvine for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the counseling academic community in Irvine, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Irvine Vs. California Counseling Employment

Irvine 3,450
California 72,380

Exactly 3,450 of California's 64,500 counseling professionals work in Irvine. Between 2006 and 2010, in Irvine, there has been a 17% decline in the number of counseling professionals. As the number of counseling professionals in Irvine has decreased, overall employment in Irvine has also decreased.

Irvine Vs. California Counseling employment growth

66,820 65,810 71,840 76,370 64,500
4,150 4,890 5,260 4,990 3,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Irvine

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Irvine

$54,960 $54,447 $57,480 $59,392 $56,022
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Irvine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Irvine

As the number of counseling professionals in Irvine has shrunk, salaries for counseling professionals have increased. In 2010 counseling professionals in Irvine reportedly earned an average salary of $56,022 per year. Counseling professionals in Irvine made a yearly average salary of $54,960, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Irvine.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Irvine

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Counseling professionals in Irvine earn a median salary of $53,122 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,568 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,928 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Irvine

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Clinical Psychology
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Counseling professional salaries in Irvine are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Irvine


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Irvine


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Irvine's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Irvine


Approximately 231 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Irvine, California

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