Licensed Professional Counselor Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Licensed Professional Counselor

What is the average annual salary for Licensed Professional Counselor?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Licensed Professional Counselor 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 Licensed Professional Counselor in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Licensed Professional Counselor in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Licensed Professional Counselor in the United States is $36,876 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Licensed Professional Counselor in the United Sates are expected to make less than $36,876.

Source: HR Reported data as of February 2015

Median $36,876
  • 10%$27,718
  • 25%$32,082
  • 75%$41,942
  • 90%$46,554

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Job Description for Licensed Professional Counselor

Administers individual and group therapy. May be involved in crisis prevention or aiding with problems with adjustment after a major life event. Maintains thorough and confidential records of observations. Requires a master's degree in area of specialty and at least 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area and state licensure as an LPC. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Licensed Professional Counselor job description

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