The job outlook for Family, Marriage and Other Related Counsellors is considered Above Average because:
1. Employment grew at an above-average rate.
2. The retirement rate is above average, and the number of retiring workers contributes to job openings.
3. Hourly wages ($20.50) are close to the average ($18.07), and the rate of wage growth is above average.
4. The unemployment rate (2%) is close to the 2004 average (7%).