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Counseling Schools
In Lancaster, Pennsylvania

The city of Lancaster has only one school where counseling faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the counseling academic community in Lancaster, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Counseling Employment

Lancaster 1,210
Pennsylvania 44,400

Exactly 1,210 of Pennsylvania's 39,380 counseling professionals work in Lancaster. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of counseling professionals in Lancaster has grown by 34%. Overall employment in Lancaster has also increased.

Lancaster Vs. Pennsylvania Counseling employment growth

39,090 39,950 40,550 43,760 39,380
900 980 1,070 1,130 1,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$45,300 $45,088 $48,698 $53,325 $52,838
$34,710 $36,150 $37,100 $38,460 $39,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

As the number of counseling professionals in Lancaster has grown, salaries for counseling professionals have also increased. In 2010 counseling professionals in Lancaster reportedly earned an average salary of $52,838 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in Lancaster was $45,300 per year. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Lancaster is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Lancaster

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25th percentile
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Counseling professionals in Lancaster make a median yearly salary of $50,058. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,102 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 132% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Lancaster

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Lancaster


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Lancaster


Lancaster's counseling schools offer 3 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Lancaster


In 2010 approximately 20 students graduated from counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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