Counselor salary in Chicago Metro Area, IL

Average salary
$46,000/yr
Based on 428 income tax records
$20,500
$96,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$31K
 
$43K
 
$51K
 
$52K
 
$44K
$20,500
$96,000
How much do Counselors make?
The average total salary for a Counselor is $46,000 per year. This is based on data from 428 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Counselor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Counselor salary can vary between $20,500 to $96,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Counselor salary by company

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Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chicago Public Schools, Cook County, IL
16 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$39K – $108K

Counselor demographics in Chicago Metro Area, IL

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66% are single
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34% are married
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40% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Counselors in Chicago Metro Area, IL

428 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a counselor in Chicago Metro Area, IL is $46,000 per year. Counselor salaries in Chicago Metro Area, IL can vary between $20,500 to $96,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 428 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as counselor.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for counselors near Chicago Metro Area, IL: Milwaukee, WI ($49,500 a year), Indianapolis, IN ($49,000 a year), and Grand Rapids, MI ($45,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.