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Fast Facts for Educational Counselors in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ames, Iowa City and Dubuque
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo, Sioux City and Des Moines
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Educational Counselors in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport, Des Moines and Iowa City

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More Iowa Educational Counseling Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Highest Award
Iowa City
Cedar Falls
Des Moines
Storm Lake

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Educational Counselors

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Educational Counselors

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Ames170 $49,670
Waterloo-Cedar Falls140 $47,360
Iowa City290 $57,330
Cedar Rapids240 $54,800
Des Moines-West Des Moines410 $61,200
Dubuque80 $56,710

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