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Counseling Schools
In Santa Barbara, California

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


Professional Trends

Santa Barbara Vs. California Counseling Employment

Santa Barbara 890
California 72,380

Exactly 890 of California's 64,500 counseling professionals work in Santa Barbara.

Santa Barbara Vs. California Counseling employment growth

66,820 65,810 71,840 76,370 64,500
No data No data No data 920 890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Barbara

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Santa Barbara

No data No data No data $64,000 $57,728
No data No data No data $45,310 $47,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Santa Barbara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Barbara

In 2010 Santa Barbara counseling professionals earned an average yearly salary of $57,728. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Santa Barbara is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Santa Barbara

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Santa Barbara counseling professionals earn a median yearly salary of $53,762. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,895 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Santa Barbara

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

On average counseling professionals in Santa Barbara earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Santa Barbara.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Santa Barbara


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Santa Barbara


Santa Barbara's counseling schools offer 3 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Santa Barbara


In 2010 approximately 21 students completed counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Santa Barbara, California

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