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Counseling Schools
In Worcester, Massachusetts

Counseling faculty can choose to work at one of 2 counseling schools in Worcester. The trends in Worcester'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

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Counseling Employment

Worcester 2,200
Massachusetts 20,960

Exactly 2,200 of Massachusetts' 20,590 counseling professionals work in Worcester. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of counseling professionals in Worcester has grown by 20%. As the number of counseling professionals in Worcester has increased, overall employment in Worcester has also increased.

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Counseling employment growth

21,460 21,530 21,790 21,260 20,590
1,840 1,960 2,010 2,070 2,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Worcester

Counseling VS. All professions salaries in Worcester

$43,187 $46,218 $47,240 $48,522 $46,464
$42,280 $43,440 $45,490 $46,790 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Counseling in Worcester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Worcester

Salaries for counseling professionals in Worcester have increased. In 2010 counseling professionals in Worcester reportedly earned an average salary of $46,464 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, counseling professionals in Worcester made an average salary of $43,187 per year. The growth in the salary of counseling professionals in Worcester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Counseling professionals in Worcester

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Worcester counseling professionals earn a median yearly salary of $42,828. The difference in pay between the counseling professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 205%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,676 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,378 per year.

Average Salaries for Counseling professionals and related professions in Worcester

Christian Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Forensic Psychology
School Psychology
Sports Psychology

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

Educational Trends

Counseling schools in Worcester


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

Counseling Programs Offered In Worcester


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in counseling offered by Worcester's counseling schools.

Student Completed Counseling Degrees In Worcester


In 2010 approximately 73 students graduated from counseling courses.

Counseling Faculty Salaries in Worcester, Massachusetts

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