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 Oregon. On average, they make less than speech language pathologists but more than healthcare social workers.

Career Median Salary
Speech language pathologist salary $85K
Magnetic resonance imaging technologist salary $90K
Diagnostic medical sonographer salary $88K
Nuclear medicine technologist salary $88K
Physical therapist salary $85K
Genetic counselor salary $79K
Cardiovascular technologist and technician salary $79K
Nurse educator salary $69K
Radiologic technologist salary $73K
Healthcare social worker salary $70K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)