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 $79,813 per annum.

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

Average salary
$79,813 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Min average salary
$71,486 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Max average salary
$88,140 P/A

Source: (August 2016)
Job growth

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

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Counsellor are:

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

Key skills required
  • Empathy
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Maturity


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