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Fast Facts for Mental Health Counselors in Massachusetts

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Taunton, Barnstable and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Boston, New Bedford and Brockton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Springfield and Worcester

Salaries for Mental Health Counselors in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Barnstable, Brockton and Boston

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More Massachusetts Mental Health Counseling Schools

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Bridgewater
Masters
9,934
Fitchburg
Masters
6,692
Greenfield
Associate
2,236
Holyoke
Associate
6,461
Brockton
Associate
7,064
Bedford
Associate
8,124
Danvers
Associate
7,107
Haverhill
Associate
6,526
Roxbury Crossing
Associate
2,398
Boston
Doctorate
9,103
Boston
Doctorate
13,433
Lowell
Doctorate
11,635
Worcester
Masters
5,358

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mental Health Counselors

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

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Mental Health Counselors

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Barnstable Town100$55,680
Leominster-Gardner80$47,690
New BedfordN/A$41,630
Pittsfield80$37,970

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