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Counseling Schools
In Santa Clara, California

There is only one counseling school in Santa Clara for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the counseling academic community in Santa Clara, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Santa Clara Vs. California Counseling Employment

Santa Clara 3,210
California 72,380

Exactly 3,210 of the 64,500 counseling professionals employed in California, work in Santa Clara. Between 2006 and 2010, in Santa Clara, there has been a 11% growth in the number of counseling professionals. As the number of counseling professionals in Santa Clara has increased, overall employment in Santa Clara has decreased.

Santa Clara Vs. California Counseling employment growth

66,820 65,810 71,840 76,370 64,500
2,890 3,250 3,420 3,350 3,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Clara

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Santa Clara

$58,302 $59,695 $63,566 $58,347 $57,680
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Santa Clara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Clara

In Santa Clara, salaries for counseling professionals have decreased. Santa Clara counseling professionals made $57,680 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for counseling professionals in Santa Clara was $58,302 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of counseling professionals in Santa Clara is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Santa Clara

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Santa Clara counseling professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,110. The difference in pay between the counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 155%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,912 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,950 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Santa Clara

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Santa Clara


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Santa Clara


Santa Clara's counseling school offers one counseling degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Santa Clara


Approximately 68 students completed counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Santa Clara, California

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