Delaware Counselor Salary Outlook

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This page provides you with a complete overview of the Counseling field in the state of Delaware. Here you will find statistics on salaries, careers, jobs and best cities hiring various types of counselors and more.

Average Salary of a Delaware Counselor

According to Indeed.com, the average salary of a Counselor was $37,000 vs the national salary of $43,000. A Counselor in Delaware saw a solid number of companies featuring over 80 jobs. The types of jobs posted ranged from Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Internship while the most common level of experience required for these jobs was Entry Level.

Delaware Counselor

In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Counselor $37,000 Bar high
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Average Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers hiring Counselor’s were Brandywine Counseling & Community Services Inc, State of Delaware, YMCA of Delaware, Beazer Homes, and Pathways of Delaware offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Contract, and Internship with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Additional Salaries by Area

In this section explore additional details on the types of Counselors:

  1. Addiction Counselor
  2. College Counselor
  3. Genetic Counselor
  4. Guidance Counselor
  5. High School Counselor
  6. Marriage Counselor
  7. Mental Health Counselor
  8. Rehabilitation Counselor
  9. School Counselor
  10. Substance Abuse Counselor

Addiction Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Addiction Counselor $36,000 Bar high
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Average Addiction Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Addiction Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Brandywine Counseling & Community Services Inc, Connections Community Support Prgrams, Inc., Christiana Care, Thresholds, Inc., and Horizon House, Inc. offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

College Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
College Counselor $52,000 Bar high
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Average College Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average College Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Brandywine Counseling & Community Services Inc, Delaware Technical Community College, Nemours, Year Up, and Choir School of Delaware offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Genetic Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Genetic Counselor $48,000 Bar high
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Average Genetic Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Genetic Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Christiana Care, Nemours, and Five Star Senior Living offering Full-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Guidance Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Guidance Counselor $40,000 Bar high
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Average Guidance Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Guidance Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were YMCA of Delaware, State of Delaware, Family Foundations Academy, MOT Charter, and ServiceSource Inc. offering Full-time, Temporary, and Part-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

High School Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
High School Counselor $29,000 Bar high
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Average High School Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average High School Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were The Summer Learning Collaborative, Beazer Homes, M&T Bank, PATHS,LLC, and New Castle County Government offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Marriage Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Marriage Counselor $53,000 Bar high
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Average Marriage Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Marriage Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Integrative Psychology Group offering Contract, Full-time, and Part-time with Entry Level required.

Mental Health Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Mental Health Counselor $36,000 Bar high
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Average Mental Health Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Mental Health Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Brandywine Counseling & Community Services Inc, Gateway Foundation, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, Year Up, and A Center for Mental Wellness offering Full-time, Part-time, and Contract with Mid Level and Entry Level required.

Rehabilitation Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Rehabilitation Counselor $38,000 Bar high
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Average Rehabilitation Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Rehabilitation Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Horizon House, Inc., State of Delaware, ServiceSource Inc., Exceptional Kidz Rehabilitation, and Nemours offering Full-time, Part-time, and Temporary with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

School Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
School Counselor $38,000 Bar high
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Average School Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average School Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were State of Delaware, Capital School District, The Summer Learning Collaborative, M&T Bank, and Beazer Homes offering Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, and Contract with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Substance Abuse Counselor
In USD as of January 18, 2017 55k 110k 165k
Substance Abuse Counselor $36,000 Bar high
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Average Substance Abuse Counselor salaries for job postings in Delaware are 12% lower than average Substance Abuse Counselor salaries for job postings nationwide. The top 5 employers were Brandywine Counseling & Community Services Inc, Thresholds, Inc., Gateway Foundation, Horizon House, Inc., and Connections Community Support Prgrams, Inc. offering Full-time and Part-time with Entry Level and Mid Level required.

Top Employers of Delaware Counselors

According to Indeed.com, there were approximately 80 jobs for Delaware Counselors with most employers looking for Entry Level and Mid Level candidates.

Company # Jobs Available*
Brandywine Counseling & Community Services Inc 7 jobs
State of Delaware 6 jobs
YMCA of Delaware 4 jobs
Beazer Homes 3 jobs
Pathways of Delaware 3 jobs
Horizon House, Inc. 3 jobs
Capital School District 2 jobs
Thresholds, Inc. 2 jobs
The Summer Learning Collaborative 2 jobs
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health 2 jobs
Gateway Foundation 2 jobs
M&T Bank 2 jobs
Christiana Care 2 jobs
CHILD, Inc. 1 job
Choir School of Delaware 1 job

Top Cities with the Most Job Openings

According to Indeed.com, there were a total of 80 Counselor related jobs throughout the following cities:

City # Jobs Available*
Wilmington, DE 30 jobs
Newark, DE 8 jobs
Dover, DE 6 jobs
New Castle County, DE 6 jobs
Smyrna, DE 3 jobs
Millsboro, DE 3 jobs
Georgetown, DE 3 jobs
Milford, DE 2 jobs
New Castle, DE 2 jobs
Millville, DE 2 jobs
Ellendale, DE 1 job
Eastern Shore, DE 1 job
Bear, DE 1 job
Laurel, DE 1 job
Middletown, DE 1 job

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*Indicates number of job postings as of January, 2017.