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The average placement counselor salary in United States is $52,893 or an equivalent hourly rate of $25. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,555. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level placement counselor (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $40,346. On the other end, a senior level placement counselor (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $64,259.

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Job Description
Perform activities in the human resource area. Includes employment specialists who screen, recruit, interview, and place workers. Excludes “Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists” (13-1141) and “Training and Development Specialists” (13-1151).

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