Highest Paying Industries for Counselors

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Industry nameHourly wageAnnual salary
Federal Executive Branch32.6367860
Federal government, including the US Postal Service32.6367860
Elementary and Secondary Schools, Local government owned30.563450
Educational Services, Local government owned30.2662940
Elementary and Secondary Schools (including private, state, and local government schools)30.0562510
Local government, including schools and hospitals28.9760260
Junior colleges, Local government owned28.4659210
Other schools and instruction, Local government owned28.4759210
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals, State government owned28.3959040
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities28.2258700
Finance and Insurance28.158450
Educational Services (including private, state, and local government schools)27.8958020
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services27.7657730
Colleges, universities, and professional schools, Local government owned27.6157430
Educational Support Services, Local government owned27.5157230
Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospitals, and the US Postal Service27.557200
Insurance Carriers27.4757140
Technical and trade schools, Local government owned27.0656290
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)2756150
Elementary and Secondary Schools, State government owned26.8555850
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services26.3554810
Educational Support Services (including private, state, and local government schools)25.7953650
Elementary and Secondary Schools, Privately owned25.6753400
Information25.6453320
Educational Support Services, Privately owned25.4853000
Junior colleges, Privately owned25.0752150
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations24.8851750
Other Schools and Instruction (including private, state, and local government schools)24.8151600
Other schools and instruction, Privately owned24.7151390
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals24.5851120
Educational Services, Privately owned24.5451040
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services24.4750910
Hospitals, State government owned24.2750470
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services24.2650450
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services24.2650450
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)24.2450420
Federal, State, and Local Government24.2450410
Federal, State, and Local Government, excluding state and local schools and hospitals, and the US Postal Service24.2450410
Offices of Physicians24.1450220
Colleges, universities, and professional schools, Privately owned24.0750070
State government, including schools and hospitals23.9549820
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)23.9149740
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals, Local government owned23.7849460
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals, Privately owned23.7449380
Offices of Other Health Practitioners23.7349350
Scientific Research and Development Services23.749290
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals, State government owned23.6549200
Junior colleges, State government owned23.6549180
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals23.6449170
Technical and Trade Schools (including private, state, and local government schools)23.6249130
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools (including private, state, and local government schools)23.5749030
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned23.5248930
Hospitals, Local government owned23.4748820
Technical and trade schools, State government owned23.4448760
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training (including private, state, and local government schools)23.3148480
Educational Services, State government owned23.2948440
Technical and trade schools, Privately owned23.2948440
All industries23.0948030
Colleges, universities, and professional schools, State government owned22.9847810
Offices of All Other Health Practitioners22.9747780
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)22.7847390
Religious Organizations22.5646930
Hospitals, Privately owned22.4846760
Specialty hospitals, State government owned22.446580
Specialty hospitals, Privately owned22.3346450
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)22.3346440
Other Personal Services21.9445640
Employment Services21.6845090
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)21.5744870
Sector 56- Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services21.4344580
Administrative and Support Services21.4344580
Ambulatory Health Care Services21.4144530
Grantmaking and Giving Services21.4144530
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals, Privately owned20.8743420
Home Health Care Services20.6342910
Accommodation and Food Services20.542640
Accommodation20.542640
Offices of Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists, and Audiologists20.4942630
Outpatient Care Centers20.4542540
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers20.3242260
Child Day Care Services20.2742150
All industries, private ownership only20.2142030
Management of Companies and Enterprises20.1941990
Computer Systems Design and Related Services19.9841560
Facilities Support Services19.8541280
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations19.8241220
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)19.8141190
Health Care and Social Assistance (including private, state, and local government hospitals)19.5240610
Individual and Family Services19.4340410
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)19.440360
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly19.3440230
Civic and Social Organizations19.1739860
Social Advocacy Organizations18.8339160
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services18.6438770
Social Assistance18.6338760
Death Care Services1837440
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities17.9937430
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities17.7236860
Personal and Laundry Services17.736810
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities17.5236430
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities17.4536290
Vocational Rehabilitation Services17.2335840
Retail Trade17.0735510
Other Residential Care Facilities16.7934920
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities16.3133920
Miscellaneous Store Retailers15.9933270
Used Merchandise Stores15.9933270
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation14.9531100
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries13.6528390
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries11.9624880
Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers11.9624880

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