How much does a Genetics Counselor make in Rhode Island? The average Genetics Counselor salary in Rhode Island is $81,337 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $73,466 and $90,544. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Genetics Counselor

Genetics Counselor provides genetic counseling and education to individuals and families at risk for hereditary disorders. Obtains and analyzes family medical history to identify patients at risk for specific disorders or syndromes. Being a Genetics Counselor recommends genetic testing as warranted and counsels patients on test results, treatment and alternative coping methods. May provide crisis intervention as needed. Additionally, Genetics Counselor requires a master's degree of Genetic Counseling. Typically reports to a manager or director. Requires board certification from the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) or American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG). Typically requires a state license to practice. Genetics Counselor's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $81,568 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $81,722 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $81,722 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $81,683 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $81,259 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $82,444 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $81,645 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $81,234 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $81,722 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $82,456 Date Updated July 27, 2020

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