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Counseling Schools
In Schenectady, New York

The city of Schenectady 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 Schenectady, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the counseling associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Schenectady Vs. New York Counseling Employment

Schenectady 2,550
New York 51,640

Exactly 2,550 of the 50,070 counseling professionals employed in New York, work in Schenectady. The number of counseling professionals in Schenectady has shrunk by 28% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for counseling professionals in Schenectady has decreased, overall employment in Schenectady has increased.

Schenectady Vs. New York Counseling employment growth

60,830 67,340 59,200 53,740 50,070
3,530 3,880 2,020 2,660 2,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Schenectady

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Schenectady

$50,312 $51,373 $54,068 $51,090 $47,684
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Schenectady
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Schenectady

As the number of counseling professionals in Schenectady has shrunk, salaries for counseling professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $47,684 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Schenectady. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in Schenectady was $50,312 per year. The decline in the salary of counseling professionals in Schenectady is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Schenectady

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25th percentile
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Counseling professionals in Schenectady earn a median salary of $44,162 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,694 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $74,778 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Schenectady

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Schenectady


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Schenectady


There is one degree and certificate program in counseling offered by Schenectady's counseling school.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Schenectady


In 2010 approximately 4 students graduated from counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Schenectady, New York

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