Genetic Counsellor Salary

A Genetic Counsellor earns an average salary of $67,810 per year.

$65,443 - $71,668
$68K
MEDIAN: $68,416
50%

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Job Description for Genetic Counsellor

A genetic counselor works in a hospital or clinic and gives risk assessment, testing, advice, information, education, and support to families who are dealing with developmental disabilities, genetic disorders, familial conditions, and birth defects. A genetic counselor also works with service providers, doctors, and the community, educating them on genetic testing and genetic disorders.

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Genetic Counsellor Tasks

  • Manage caseload and follow-up care
  • Interpret test results and treatment options for patient
  • Provide genetic counseling and education to patients and families
  • Participate in analysis and clinical research studies

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Key Stats for Genetic Counsellor

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
20 years or more
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
29%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None:
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