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Counseling Schools
In Lake Charles, Louisiana

There is only one counseling school in Lake Charles for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in counseling in the city of Lake Charles, which encompasses counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Lake Charles Vs. Louisiana Counseling Employment

Lake Charles 350
Louisiana 12,080

Of the 9,960 counseling professionals employed in Louisiana, 350 work in Lake Charles. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of counseling professionals in Lake Charles has grown by 338%. As the number of counseling professionals in Lake Charles has increased, overall employment in Lake Charles has decreased.

Lake Charles Vs. Louisiana Counseling employment growth

8,760 10,410 10,800 12,190 9,960
80 450 50 340 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lake Charles

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Lake Charles

$26,560 $31,730 $32,970 $40,162 $43,400
$32,170 $33,700 $34,930 $35,940 $36,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Lake Charles
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lake Charles

Salaries for counseling professionals in Lake Charles have increased. Lake Charles counseling professionals made $43,400 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for counseling professionals in Lake Charles was $26,560 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lake Charles.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Lake Charles

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Counseling professionals in Lake Charles make a median yearly salary of $43,367. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,813 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 61% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Lake Charles

Christian Counseling

On average counseling professionals in Lake Charles earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Lake Charles.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Lake Charles


Many of Lake Charles' counseling professionals are graduates of the only accredited counseling school in the city.

Counseling Programs Offered In Lake Charles


There is one degree and certificate program in counseling offered by Lake Charles' counseling school.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Lake Charles


In 2010 approximately 8 students completed counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Lake Charles, Louisiana

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