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Fast Facts for Mental Health Counselors in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Winchester, Lynchburg and Roanoke
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Blacksburg, Charlottesville and Richmond
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Roanoke

Salaries for Mental Health Counselors in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Blacksburg, Richmond and Winchester

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More Virginia 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
Lynchburg
Doctorate
75,044
Annandale
Associates
51,190
Richmond
Doctorate
30,675
Norfolk
Doctorate
24,375
Harrisonburg
Doctorate
21,836
Roanoke
Associates
7,271
Arlington
Doctorate
3,375
Glenns
Associates
3,229
Lynchburg
Doctorate
2,810
Richlands
Associates
2,304
Harrisonburg
Doctorate
1,530
Glen Allen
Doctorate
652
Virginia Beach
Doctorate
564
Arlington
Doctorate
477

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Mental Health Counselors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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
CharlottesvilleN/A N/A
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-RadfordN/A N/A
HarrisonburgN/A N/A
LynchburgN/A N/A
RichmondN/A N/A
RoanokeN/A N/A
Staunton-WaynesboroN/A N/A

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