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Counseling Schools
In Lincoln, Nebraska

The city of Lincoln has 2 schools where counseling faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the counseling academic community in Lincoln, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Counseling Employment

Lincoln 600
Nebraska 3,860

Of the 3,610 counseling professionals employed in Nebraska, 600 work in Lincoln. There has been a 5% growth in the number of counseling professionals in Lincoln between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for counseling professionals in Lincoln has increased, overall employment in Lincoln has decreased.

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Counseling employment growth

3,550 4,080 4,040 4,000 3,610
570 820 770 720 600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Lincoln

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Lincoln

$40,788 $38,405 $41,290 $45,980 $55,075
$35,110 $35,970 $37,060 $37,730 $39,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Lincoln
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lincoln

As the number of counseling professionals in Lincoln has grown, salaries for counseling professionals have also increased. In 2010 Lincoln counseling professionals earned an average yearly salary of $55,075. Counseling professionals in Lincoln made a yearly average salary of $40,788, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lincoln.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Lincoln

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

Lincoln counseling professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,225. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,255 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 155% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Lincoln

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Lincoln


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Lincoln


There is one degree and certificate program in counseling offered by Lincoln's counseling school.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Lincoln


In 2010 approximately 27 students completed counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Lincoln, Nebraska

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