Career Outlook for Credit Counselors

Also known as:  Credit Counselor, Debt Management Counselor, Financial Assistance Advisor, Loan Counselor
The overall job outlook for Credit Counselor careers has been relatively unchanged since 2004. Vacancies for this career have slightly decreased by 5.13 percent nationwide in that time, with an average decline of 0.86 percent per year. Demand for Credit Counselors is expected to go up, with an expected 8,040 new jobs filled by 2018. This represents an annual increase of 3.40 percent over the next few years.
There are currently more Credit Counselors in the following states
Texas 4,230
California 3,400
Florida 1,940
Illinois 1,400
New York 1,270
Ohio 1,250
Oklahoma 1,110
The states below have the least number of filled positions for Credit Counselors
Wyoming 40
Arkansas 50
Montana 60
Puerto Rico 70
Vermont 70
Hawaii 80
Maine 80