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Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $28.97
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors *

Area Low Median High
U S
$23.60 $30.14 $38.46
Minnesota
$23.60 $28.97 $31.61
Central Minnesota
$24.64 $30.61 $39.04
Northeast Minnesota
$23.12 $29.08 $37.24
Northwest Minnesota
$22.84 $23.90 $30.10
Southeast Minnesota
$24.73 $31.02 $38.38
Southwest Minnesota
$23.24 $24.63 $30.10
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$23.63 $25.08 $31.32

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 3,880 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors most often work?

 

Current Demand

No data available.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 4,532 new Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 322,000 359,000 37,000 11.5%
Minnesota 4,345 4,718 373 8.6%
Central Minnesota 433 469 36 8.3%
Northeast Minnesota 260 284 24 9.2%
Northwest Minnesota 373 400 27 7.2%
Southeast Minnesota 350 378 28 8%
Southwest Minnesota 289 315 26 9%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,702 2,941 239 8.8%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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