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School Counselor salary in California

Average salary
$63,500/yr
Based on 628 income tax records
$26,000
$96,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$26,000
$96,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a School Counselor in California is $63,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 628 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. School Counselor salaries in California can vary between $26,000 to $96,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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School Counselor salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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San Francisco, CA
18 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$60K – $73K
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San Jose, CA
11 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$59K – $92K
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Los Angeles, CA
19 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$56K – $75K
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Oakland, CA
12 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$57K – $68K
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Fresno, CA
13 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$46K – $77K
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Sacramento, CA
19 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$52K – $79K
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San Diego, CA
34 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$48K – $72K

School Counselor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Palo Alto Usd, California
10 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$75K – $95K
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Los Angeles Unified School District, California
22 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$72K – $87K
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Riverside Unified School District, California
27 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$62K – $82K
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San Diego Unified School District, California
17 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$55K – $77K
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San Francisco Unified School District, California
11 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$58K – $65K

School Counselor demographics in California

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55% are single
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45% are married
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45% have kids
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49% own a home

School Counselor salaries by age

$0
$20,500
$41,000
$61,500
$82,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for School Counselors in California

628 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a school counselor in California is $63,500 per year. School counselor salaries in California can vary between $26,000 to $96,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 628 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as school counselor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for school counselors in California: Palo Alto Usd ($92,500 a year), Los Angeles Unified School District ($78,000 a year), and Riverside Unified School District ($73,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for school counselors in California: San Francisco, CA ($64,500 a year), San Jose, CA ($64,500 a year), and Los Angeles, CA ($64,500 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.