The average salary for a genetic counselor in the United States is around $81,880 per year.
Genetic counselors earn an average yearly salary of $81,880.
Wages typically start from $61,310 and go up to $114,750.
27% above national average Updated in 2019
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||$79,340|
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)