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The average counselor salary in District of Columbia, United States is $68,637 or an equivalent hourly rate of $33. This is 14% higher (+$8,620) than the average counselor salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,345. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level counselor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $47,202. On the other end, a senior level counselor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $85,118.

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