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Rehabilitation 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: $18.74
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Rehabilitation Counselors *

Area Low Median High
U S
$13.67 $17.46 $23.37
Minnesota
$15.75 $18.74 $23.20
Central Minnesota
$13.83 $17.33 $22.55
Northeast Minnesota
$15.34 $17.67 $20.02
Northwest Minnesota
$13.68 $16.56 $19.73
Southeast Minnesota
$15.09 $19.87 $25.03
Southwest Minnesota
$15.03 $18.87 $23.73
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$16.75 $19.52 $23.42

* "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 3,490 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Rehabilitation Counselors most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing low growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 4,067 new Rehabilitation Counselors to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Rehabilitation Counselors
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 119,700 131,500 11,800 9.8%
Minnesota 3,851 3,935 84 2.2%
Central Minnesota 332 320 -12 -3.6%
Northeast Minnesota 268 242 -26 -9.7%
Northwest Minnesota 345 322 -23 -6.7%
Southeast Minnesota 340 321 -19 -5.6%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2,075 2,223 148 7.1%
Southwest Minnesota 496 478 -18 -3.6%


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