Genetic Counselor Salary in the United States

How much does a Genetic Counselor make in the United States? The average Genetic Counselor salary in the United States is $80,442 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $70,486 and $91,411. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$70,486 to $91,411
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Reproductive Genetic Innovations - Northbrook , Illinois
Reproductive Genetic Innovations (RGI) in Northbrook, IL has an opening for a full-time Genetic Counselor. Must have M.S. in Genetic Counseling, Illinois GC License, ABGC Board Certification & 1 yr ...
Monster - 9 days ago
Certified Genetic Counselor - Telegenetic Position: Hereditary Cancer By providing web-based solutions for expert genetic counseling, Metis Genetics increases the accessibility and availability of ...
LinkedIn - 10 days ago
Centura Health - Littleton , CO
This position is responsible for all genetic counseling services which include assessment of patients at risk for hereditary cancer predisposition and other genetic conditions, pedigree analysis ...
Centura Health - 5 days ago
Kalispell Regional Healthcare - Kalispell , MT
Provides genetic counseling to individuals and families at risk for hereditary disorders. Primary focus will be oncology with opportunity to grow genetic counseling to other specialties as warranted
Jobble, Inc. - 9 days ago
CHILDRENS HOSPITAL & - Seattle , Washington
Genetic Counselor II Job ID2019-31851Area of Interest Social Work/Behavioral Health Location Name Hospital Main Campus FTE/Hours per pay period 1.0 FTE (80 hours per bi-weekly pay periods) Work ...
Monster - 9 days ago
The US Oncology Network - Scottsdale , Arizona
... genetic counselor, with oncology experience Previous experience in education and program development At least two (2) years project management or supervisory experience. Scope Oversees and manages ...
Monster - 9 days ago
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