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Counseling Schools
In Riverside, California

Counseling faculty can choose to work at one of 3 counseling schools in Riverside. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of counseling and counseling education in Riverside, which includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Counseling Employment

Riverside 5,720
California 72,380

Exactly 5,720 of California's 64,500 counseling professionals work in Riverside. Between 2006 and 2010, in Riverside, there has been a 9% growth in the number of counseling professionals. As the number of counseling professionals in Riverside has increased, overall employment in Riverside has also increased.

Riverside Vs. California Counseling employment growth

66,820 65,810 71,840 76,370 64,500
5,270 6,110 6,420 7,150 5,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$53,584 $55,638 $57,990 $59,765 $51,496
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

As the number of counseling professionals in Riverside has grown, salaries for counseling professionals have decreased. In 2010 counseling professionals in Riverside reportedly earned an average salary of $51,496 per year. Counseling professionals in Riverside made a yearly average salary of $53,584, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Riverside.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Riverside

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Counseling professionals in Riverside earn a median salary of $46,420 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,660 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $80,434 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Riverside

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Riverside


There are 3 accredited counseling schools in the city. Many of Riverside's counseling professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Counseling Programs Offered In Riverside


Riverside's counseling schools offer 6 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Riverside


Approximately 154 students graduated from counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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