The average salary for a genetic counselor in California is around $116,550 per year.
Genetic counselors earn an average yearly salary of $116,550.
Wages typically start from $79,810 and go up to $164,710.
49% 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)