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Counseling Schools
In Raleigh, North Carolina

Counseling faculty can choose to work at one of 2 counseling schools in Raleigh. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the counseling academic community in Raleigh, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Raleigh Vs. North Carolina Counseling Employment

Raleigh 1,930
North Carolina 18,540

Exactly 1,930 of North Carolina's 16,520 counseling professionals work in Raleigh. There has been a 26% growth in the number of counseling professionals in Raleigh between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Raleigh has decreased.

Raleigh Vs. North Carolina Counseling employment growth

11,760 16,440 17,570 18,620 16,520
1,530 2,300 2,700 2,410 1,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Raleigh

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Raleigh

$53,277 $48,808 $47,770 $49,606 $49,303
$39,370 $40,840 $42,170 $43,370 $44,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Raleigh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Raleigh

Salaries for counseling professionals in Raleigh have decreased. Raleigh counseling professionals made $49,303 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in Raleigh was $53,277 per year. The decline in the salary of counseling professionals in Raleigh is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Raleigh

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Counseling professionals in Raleigh earn a median salary of $47,655 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,252 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $69,972 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Raleigh

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

On average counseling professional salaries in Raleigh are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Raleigh


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Raleigh


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

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Raleigh


In 2010 approximately 46 students graduated from counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Raleigh, North Carolina

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