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Counseling Schools
In San Mateo, California

The city of San Mateo 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 San Mateo, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Mateo Vs. California Counseling Employment

San Mateo 4,210
California 72,380

Exactly 4,210 of California's 64,500 counseling professionals work in San Mateo. The number of counseling professionals in San Mateo has grown by 5% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for counseling professionals in San Mateo has increased, overall employment in San Mateo has also increased.

San Mateo Vs. California Counseling employment growth

66,820 65,810 71,840 76,370 64,500
4,010 4,420 5,310 5,550 4,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Mateo

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in San Mateo

$58,330 $56,508 $59,952 $63,062 $59,232
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in San Mateo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Mateo

Salaries for counseling professionals in San Mateo have increased. In 2010 counseling professionals in San Mateo reportedly earned an average salary of $59,232 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in San Mateo was $58,330 per year. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in San Mateo is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in San Mateo

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Counseling professionals in San Mateo earn a median salary of $55,596 per year. The difference in pay between the counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 153%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,428 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $87,102 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in San Mateo

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in San Mateo


There is only one accredited counseling school in the city. Many of San Mateo's counseling professionals are graduates of this school.

Counseling Programs Offered In San Mateo


San Mateo's counseling schools offer 3 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In San Mateo


In 2010 approximately 17 students graduated from counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in San Mateo, California

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