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Have you ever wondered how much a psychology income could be? One of the most popular careers in psychology is that of counselor. Most states require a master’s degree as a prerequisite to a counseling career. Here is a look at various branches of this exciting field of employment.
A counselors salary is $30,000 a year in general starting out. As with any job, there may be a first year or two of making less depending on the area you live in. All figures have been rounded off and are approximate of course.
Salary counselor behavioral disorder $40,000 - $60,000
Salary clinical therapist $40,000 - $60,000
Salary counselor marriage and family $45,000 - $70,000
Salary counselor mental health $30,000 - $60,000
Salary counselor rehabilitation $30000 - $50,000.
Salary counselor substance abuse $25,000 - $55,000
Salary counselor school $40,000 - $70,000, school counselors often supplement their income by finding summer employment during the schools summer vacation.
Salary counselor vocational $61,000
Counselors in private practice earned more than most benefiting from a psychology income.