Genetic Counselor Salary

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The average yearly salary for Genetic Counselor is $51,850. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Genetic Counselor, you could expect a starting pay rate of $42,700 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $61,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Genetic Counselor Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Genetic Counselor Salary

$41,480 - $62,220

Starting Yearly Genetic Counselor Salary

$34,160 - $51,240

Top Yearly Genetic Counselor Salary

$48,800 - $73,200

Monthly Genetic Counselor Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Genetic Counselor Salary

$3,457 - $5,185

Starting Monthly Genetic Counselor Salary

$2,847 - $4,270

Top Monthly Genetic Counselor Salary

$4,067 - $6,100

Hourly Genetic Counselor Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Genetic Counselor Salary

$19 - $28

Starting Hourly Genetic Counselor Salary

$15 - $23

Top Hourly Genetic Counselor Salary

$22 - $33


Genetic Counselor Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Genetic Counselor age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Genetic Counselor are male in the United States, and 51% of the Genetic Counselor are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Genetic Counselor


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