Genetic Counselor salary in the United States

Average salary
$78,000/yr
Based on 916 income tax records
$36,500
$130,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$50K
 
$76K
 
$86K
 
$91K
 
$93K
$36,500
$130,500
How much do Genetic Counselors make?
The average total salary for a Genetic Counselor is $78,000 per year. This is based on data from 916 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Genetic Counselor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Genetic Counselor salary can vary between $36,500 to $130,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Genetic Counselor salary by location

Genetic Counselor salary by company

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Genetic Counselor demographics in United States

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54% are single
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46% are married
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28% have kids
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49% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Genetic Counselors in United States

916 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a genetic counselor in the United States is $78,000 per year. Genetic counselor salaries in the United States can vary between $36,500 to $130,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 916 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as genetic counselor.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for genetic counselors in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($111,500 a year), San Diego Metro Area, CA ($92,000 a year), and Indianapolis Metro Area, IN ($89,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.