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Relationship Counsellor

A Relationship Counsellor primarily provides professional counselling services to couples, although they may also speak with families and individuals. The average salary of a Relationship Counsellor is $63,500 per annum.

As a Relationship Counsellor you'll help your clients improve their relationships through communication and problem-solving techniques.

Average salary
$63,500 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (October 2017)
Min average salary
$57,333 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (October 2017)
Max average salary
$69,666 P/A

Source: seek.com.au (October 2017)
Job growth

Projection: 23% more Counsellors employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)


Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Counsellor are:

  • NSW: 23.7%
  • QLD: 23.5%
  • VIC: 20.7%

Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Key skills required
  • Empathy
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Maturity

Source: myfuture.edu.au

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