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Fast Facts for Mental Health Counselors in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Corpus Christi, College Station and Abilene
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dallas, Fort Worth and San Antonio
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Austin and Dallas

Salaries for Mental Health Counselors in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Texarkana, San Antonio and Dallas

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More Texas Mental Health Counseling Schools

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

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Total Enrollment
The Woodlands
Associates
72,336
College Station
Doctorate
67,929
Houston
Associates
57,120
Fort Worth
Associates
52,957
Austin
Associates
40,803
San Antonio
Doctorate
30,768
Pasadena
Associates
30,509
El Paso
Associates
28,750
El Paso
Doctorate
25,078
San Antonio
Associates
19,385
San Antonio
Associates
16,752
Mesquite
Associates
16,196
Killeen
Associates
15,672
Denton
Doctorate
15,473
Beaumont
Doctorate
14,506
Waco
Associates
12,717
Nacogdoches
Doctorate
12,614
Dallas
Doctorate
11,789
Tyler
Bachelors
11,649
Corpus Christi
Associates
11,476
Amarillo
Associates
10,259
Levelland
Associates
9,329
Waco
Associates
8,880
Kingsville
Doctorate
8,674
Baytown
Associates
7,717
Wharton
Associates
7,050
Weatherford
Associates
6,357
Odessa
Associates
6,282
Alvin
Associates
5,785
Midland
Bachelors
5,564
Houston
Doctorate
5,242
Lufkin
Associates
5,215
Dallas
Doctorate
5,067
Austin
Masters
4,447
Denison
Associates
4,389
Texarkana
Associates
4,250
Hillsboro
Associates
4,236
Belton
Doctorate
3,914
San Antonio
Doctorate
3,649
Mount Pleasant
Associates
3,110
Killeen
Masters
2,575
Port Arthur
Associates
2,293
Fort Worth
Doctorate
2,285
Waxahachie
Doctorate
2,162
Round Rock
Doctorate
426
Farmers Branch
Doctorate
381

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mental Health Counselors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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 and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Austin-Round RockN/A N/A
AbileneN/A N/A
AmarilloN/A N/A
Beaumont-Port ArthurN/A N/A
Brownsville-HarlingenN/A N/A
Corpus ChristiN/A N/A
Dallas-Fort Worth-ArlingtonN/A N/A
El PasoN/A N/A
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar LandN/A N/A
San Antonio-New BraunfelsN/A N/A
LongviewN/A N/A
McAllen-Edinburg-MissionN/A N/A
TylerN/A N/A
WacoN/A N/A
Wichita FallsN/A N/A

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