The average salary for a Clinical Geneticist is $147,178.
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Job Description for Clinical Geneticist
Clinical geneticists, whose work blends science and medicine with working with patients, are responsible for analyzing genomic data in a variety of ways pertaining to medicine and biotechnology. They generally work in office settings and diagnose medical conditions related to genetic errors, as well as develop plans for how to treat these patients. Some may also work alongside pharmaceutical companies to create drugs which treat these genetic problems. The work can often be divided into two halv…Read more
Clinical Geneticist Tasks
- Meet with, assess and diagnose patients.
- Assist with genetic research.
- Recommend and create treatment plans.
- Collaborate with other members of treatment team.
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Popular Skills for Clinical Geneticist
Skills in Pediatrics and Metabolic are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Molecular Biology.
Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Geneticist
An entry-level Clinical Geneticist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $82,500 based on 8 salaries. An early career Clinical Geneticist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,000 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Clinical Geneticist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,000 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Clinical Geneticist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $152,000 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $196,000.
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