Genetic counselor earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Genetic counselor salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Massachusetts $99,030
Washington $98,650
Colorado $98,030
Texas $97,490
District of Columbia $95,870
Nevada $92,600
New Jersey $88,310
Ohio $80,080
Wisconsin $80,020
Minnesota $79,810
Pennsylvania $79,810
Arizona $79,340
Utah $79,310
Illinois $78,920
Missouri $78,670
South Carolina $78,430
Indiana $78,270
Virginia $78,260
Florida $77,780
North Carolina $77,450
Michigan $75,810
Tennessee $63,630
Maryland $63,400
Alabama $35,180
Georgia $31,410
California $116,550
Connecticut $100,870
New York $100,870
Oregon $100,060

How do genetic counselor salaries compare to similar careers?

Genetic counselors earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than biomedical engineers but more than clinical nurse specialists.

Career Median Salary
Biomedical engineer salary $97K
Neuropsychologist salary $103K
Radiation therapist salary $83K
Physical therapist salary $96K
Occupational therapist salary $86K
Genetic counselor salary $80K
Audiologist salary $79K
Speech language pathologist salary $79K
Nuclear medicine technologist salary $79K
Clinical nurse specialist salary $78K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)