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Counseling Schools
In Whittier, California

The city of Whittier 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 Whittier, and the future trends. Academia in counseling includes counseling training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Whittier Vs. California Counseling Employment

Whittier 17,250
California 72,380

Of the 64,500 counseling professionals employed in California, 17,250 work in Whittier. Between 2006 and 2010, in Whittier, there has been a 10% growth in the number of counseling professionals. Overall employment in Whittier has also increased.

Whittier Vs. California Counseling employment growth

66,820 65,810 71,840 76,370 64,500
15,670 15,630 17,690 18,880 17,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Whittier

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Whittier

$53,234 $54,565 $58,143 $55,890 $53,422
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Whittier
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Whittier

As the number of counseling professionals in Whittier has grown, salaries for counseling professionals have also increased. Whittier counseling professionals made $53,422 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Whittier made an average salary of $53,234 per year. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Whittier is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Whittier

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Counseling professionals in Whittier make a median yearly salary of $47,906. The 10% of counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,788 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,990 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Whittier

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology
Forensic Psychology

On average counseling professional salaries in Whittier are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Whittier


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Whittier


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Whittier's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Whittier


In 2010 approximately 11 students completed counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Whittier, California

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