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Counseling Schools
In Jonesboro, Arkansas

The city of Jonesboro has only one school 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 Jonesboro, which encompasses counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Jonesboro Vs. Arkansas Counseling Employment

Jonesboro 140
Arkansas 3,960

Exactly 140 of the 3,720 counseling professionals employed in Arkansas, work in Jonesboro. The number of counseling professionals in Jonesboro has shrunk by 39% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for counseling professionals in Jonesboro has decreased, overall employment in Jonesboro has increased.

Jonesboro Vs. Arkansas Counseling employment growth

3,570 4,140 4,390 4,240 3,720
230 200 130 130 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arkansas
  • Dark Yellow: Jonesboro

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Jonesboro

$56,180 $55,580 $39,170 $63,140 $43,705
$28,390 $30,120 $31,300 $32,550 $33,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Jonesboro
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jonesboro

In Jonesboro, salaries for counseling professionals have decreased. Jonesboro counseling professionals made $43,705 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Jonesboro made an average salary of $56,180 per year. The decline in the salary of counseling professionals in Jonesboro is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Jonesboro

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Counseling professionals in Jonesboro earn a median salary of $42,180 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,130 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 144% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Jonesboro

Christian Counseling

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Jonesboro


Many of Jonesboro's counseling professionals are graduates of the only accredited counseling school in the city.

Counseling Programs Offered In Jonesboro


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

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Jonesboro


Approximately 43 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Jonesboro, Arkansas

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