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 North Carolina. On average, they make less than orthotists and prosthetists but more than registered nurses.

Career Median Salary
Orthotist and prosthetist salary $74K
Counseling psychologist salary $62K
Clinical psychologist salary $62K
Radiation therapist salary $75K
Speech language pathologist salary $73K
Genetic counselor salary $72K
Nuclear medicine technologist salary $69K
Audiologist salary $68K
Nurse educator salary $65K
Registered nurse salary $65K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)