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Counseling Schools
In Springfield, Missouri

In Springfield, there are 4 counseling schools where counseling faculty can find employment. The trends in Springfield's counseling academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Missouri Counseling Employment

Springfield 820
Missouri 13,120

Exactly 820 of Missouri's 12,210 counseling professionals work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of counseling professionals in Springfield has grown by 11%. As the number of counseling professionals in Springfield has increased, overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Missouri Counseling employment growth

11,610 11,570 12,330 12,310 12,210
740 790 760 920 820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$58,256 $55,625 $52,398 $46,372 $41,318
$31,300 $32,220 $33,840 $34,490 $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

In Springfield, salaries for counseling professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $41,318 per year was earned by counseling professionals in Springfield. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for counseling professionals in Springfield was $58,256 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Springfield.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Springfield

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90th percentile

Counseling professionals make a median salary of $38,722 per year in Springfield. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,292 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,482 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Springfield

Clinical Psychology
Christian Counseling
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Springfield


There are 4 accredited counseling schools in the city. Many of Springfield's counseling professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Counseling Programs Offered In Springfield


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

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Springfield


Approximately 82 students completed counseling courses in 2010.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Missouri

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