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What is the average salary for Career Counselors in California?

Career Counselors earn an average hourly wage of $30.41. Hourly wages typically start from $16.07 and go up to $46.93. Career Counselors earn an average salary of $63,250 per year. Salaries typically start from $33,430 and go up to $97,620.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Career Counselors in California earn:

$46.93 an hour $97,620 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Career Counselors in California earn:

$39.64 an hour $82,450 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Career Counselors in California earn:

$29.04 an hour $60,400 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Career Counselors in California earn:

$21.04 an hour $43,760 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Career Counselors in California earn:

$16.07 an hour $33,430 per year

Historical salary for Career Counselors in California

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics