The average salary for a genetic counselor in the United States is around $80,150 per year.
Genetic counselors earn an average yearly salary of $80,150.
Wages typically start from $49,120 and go up to $121,070.
28% above national average Updated in 2021
Genetic counselor earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Genetic counselor salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
|District of Columbia||$95,870|
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)