Genetic Counselors Salary

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The average yearly salary for Genetic Counselors is $55,250. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Genetic Counselors, you could expect a starting pay rate of $45,500 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 $65,000 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 Counselors Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Genetic Counselors Salary

$44,200 - $66,300

Starting Yearly Genetic Counselors Salary

$36,400 - $54,600

Top Yearly Genetic Counselors Salary

$52,000 - $78,000

Monthly Genetic Counselors Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Genetic Counselors Salary

$3,683 - $5,525

Starting Monthly Genetic Counselors Salary

$3,033 - $4,550

Top Monthly Genetic Counselors Salary

$4,333 - $6,500

Hourly Genetic Counselors Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Genetic Counselors Salary

$20 - $30

Starting Hourly Genetic Counselors Salary

$16 - $24

Top Hourly Genetic Counselors Salary

$23 - $35


Genetic Counselors 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 Counselors age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Genetic Counselors are male in the United States, and 51% of the Genetic Counselors are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Genetic Counselors


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