Career Counselor - Higher Ed. Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: University Student Career Counselor, Career Counselor - Higher Ed., College Student Career Counselor

What is the average annual salary for Career Counselor - Higher Ed.?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Career Counselor - Higher Ed. may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Career Counselor - Higher Ed. in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Career Counselor - Higher Ed. in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Career Counselor - Higher Ed. in the United States is $44,423 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $44,423.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $44,423
  • 10%$35,567
  • 25%$39,787
  • 75%$50,262
  • 90%$55,579

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Job Description for Career Counselor - Higher Ed.

Responsible for assisting students' employment endeavors following graduation. Invites employers to campus to participate in job fairs, interviews, and general recruiting. Helps students prepare for employer contact through resume writing workshops and mock interviews. Uses tests, such as the Myers-Briggs test, to find jobs that match a student's interests and personality. Sets up a job bulletin board and alumni network to allow students to investigate many different opportunities. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 2-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View Career Counselor - Higher Ed. job description

Categories:  Education

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit

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