Illinois Rehabilitation Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Rehabilitation Counselors in Illinois

Rehabilitation Counselors picture    Rehabilitation Counselors image

Fast Facts for Rehabilitation Counselors in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Decatur and Peoria
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chicago and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago and Peoria

Salaries for Rehabilitation Counselors in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Springfield and Chicago

Schools for Rehabilitation Counselors in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Rehabilitation Counseling Schools in Illinois

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Illinois.

Matching School Ads

Work toward your degree online with University of Cincinnati Online.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy
  • Degrees: Bachelor
Matching School Ads

More Illinois Rehabilitation Counseling Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 7,277
Southern Illinois University Carbondale Carbondale Doctorate & First Professional 20,983
University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago Doctorate & First Professional 25,747
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign Doctorate & First Professional 42,326

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Rehabilitation Counselors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Rehabilitation Counselors

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Rehabilitation Counselors relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Carbondale 50 $39970 1.24
Marion 50 $39970 1.24
Champaign 130 $35620 1.82
Urbana 130 $35620 1.82
Peoria 0 $35980 0
Rockford 170 $0 1.61
Kankakee 180 $26160 5.87
Springfield 80 $33330 1.01
Employment For:

Find a school near you

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.