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Counseling Schools
In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

The city of Milwaukee has 2 schools where counseling faculty can find employment. The trends in Milwaukee's counseling academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Counseling Employment

Milwaukee 3,070
Wisconsin 11,720

Exactly 3,070 of Wisconsin's 10,150 counseling professionals work in Milwaukee. Between 2006 and 2010, in Milwaukee, there has been a 7% decline in the number of counseling professionals. As the employment for counseling professionals in Milwaukee has decreased, overall employment in Milwaukee has increased.

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Counseling employment growth

10,760 10,970 11,150 12,050 10,150
3,290 3,170 3,220 3,750 3,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Milwaukee

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Milwaukee

$46,855 $45,707 $43,008 $42,125 $44,720
$40,030 $41,490 $42,980 $44,080 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Milwaukee
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Milwaukee

Salaries for counseling professionals in Milwaukee have decreased. Milwaukee counseling professionals made $44,720 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Milwaukee made an average salary of $46,855 per year. The decline in the salary of counseling professionals in Milwaukee is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Milwaukee

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Milwaukee counseling professionals earn a median yearly salary of $41,554. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,152 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $67,178 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Milwaukee

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Milwaukee


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Milwaukee


Milwaukee's counseling schools offer 5 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Milwaukee


In 2010 approximately 65 students completed counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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