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Counseling Schools
In Tampa, Florida

Counseling faculty can choose to work at one of 2 counseling schools in Tampa. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in counseling in the city of Tampa, which encompasses counseling training at the counseling masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Tampa Vs. Florida Counseling Employment

Tampa 3,790
Florida 26,810

Of the 24,930 counseling professionals employed in Florida, 3,790 work in Tampa. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of counseling professionals in Tampa has grown by 5%. As the employment for counseling professionals in Tampa has increased, overall employment in Tampa has also increased.

Tampa Vs. Florida Counseling employment growth

26,370 25,350 26,880 26,840 24,930
3,610 3,650 4,020 4,150 3,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Tampa

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Tampa

$41,647 $43,677 $43,758 $48,483 $46,956
$36,070 $37,530 $39,140 $40,590 $41,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Tampa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tampa

Salaries for counseling professionals in Tampa have increased. In 2010 counseling professionals in Tampa reportedly earned an average salary of $46,956 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Tampa made an average salary of $41,647 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tampa.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Tampa

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90th percentile

Counseling professionals in Tampa earn a median salary of $44,380 per year. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,322 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 110% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Tampa

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Tampa


There are 2 accredited counseling schools in the city. Many of Tampa's counseling professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Counseling Programs Offered In Tampa


Tampa's counseling schools offer 4 counseling degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Tampa


In 2010 approximately 103 students graduated from counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Tampa, Florida

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