How much does a Lactation Consultant make in the United States? The average Lactation Consultant salary in the United States is $83,934 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $74,764 and $94,126. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Lactation Consultant is responsible for identifying and correcting lactation problems. May plan and lead breastfeeding classes for expecting mothers. Being a Lactation Consultant advises physicians and healthcare providers on lactation problems experienced by patients. Requires an associate degree and is certified as a registered nurse. Additionally, Lactation Consultant typically reports to a supervisor and/or manager. Lactation Consultant'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
RadNet, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides outpatient diagnostic imaging services in the United States. Its services include magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, positron emission tomography, nuclear medicine, mammography, ultrasound, diagnostic radiology, fluoroscopy, and other related procedur... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
What does a Lactation Consultant do?
Lactation Consultant in Atlanta, GA
Implements standards of care and policies and procedures for breastfeeding management.
December 22, 2019
Maintains educational materials for patients and healthcare providers.
December 25, 2019
Documents and dictates the delivery and effectiveness of family and community education.
Browse All Healthcare - Nursing Jobs by Salary Level
Browse Related Job Categories With Lactation Consultant
Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report
Step 1 of 3
Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Lactation Consultant, base salary plus other pay elements
Average Base Salary
Average Total Cash Compensation
Includes base and annual incentives
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Lactation Consultant in the United States. The base salary for Lactation Consultant ranges from $74,764 to $94,126 with the average base salary of $83,934. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $74,819 to $94,242 with the average total cash compensation of $84,000.