Genetic counselor earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Genetic counselor salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $35,180
Arizona $79,340
California $93,410
Colorado $81,720
District of Columbia $79,340
Florida $38,450
Georgia $86,230
Illinois $79,490
Indiana $73,410
Massachusetts $83,260
Maryland $63,400
Michigan $72,150
Minnesota $77,040
Missouri $71,530
North Carolina $72,030
New Jersey $83,410
Nevada $92,600
New York $86,170
Ohio $76,410
Oregon $79,250
Pennsylvania $74,780
South Carolina $78,430
Tennessee $74,870
Texas $95,020
Utah $79,310
Virginia $77,140
Washington $83,350
Wisconsin $84,570

How do genetic counselor salaries compare to similar careers?

Genetic counselors earn about the same as related careers in California. On average, they make less than physical therapists but more than respiratory therapists.

Career Median Salary
Physical therapist salary $98K
Occupational therapist salary $97K
Speech language pathologist salary $93K
Diagnostic medical sonographer salary $91K
Magnetic resonance imaging technologist salary $92K
Genetic counselor salary $93K
Exercise physiologist salary $66K
Orthotist and prosthetist salary $78K
Radiologic technologist salary $79K
Respiratory therapist salary $79K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)