Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Geneticist is $78,041
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Geneticists?
An entry-level Geneticist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $68,288 based on 20 salaries. An early career Geneticist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,546 based on 45 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Geneticists Do?
Geneticists are responsible for analyzing genetic information on behalf of their organizations. They are in charge of conducting DNA testing and other genetic trials, using a variety of laboratory equipment. Some of their main responsibilities include analyzing statistical genetic information, databases, and other computer files. They find pertinent information regarding family histories and personality traits.
In addition, they also analyze historical records to connect individuals to their …Read more
- Meet with, assess and diagnose patients.
- Assist with genetic research.
- Recommend and create treatment plans.
- Collaborate with other members of treatment team.