Genetic Counselors in Maryland
Get the information you need to know about working as a Genetic Counselor.
- Genetic Counselors in Maryland earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Genetic Counselors Work in Maryland?
There were approximately 40 workers employed as Genetic Counselors in this state in 2018.
There were 50 Genetic Counselors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 60 Genetic Counselors working in it, which means Maryland has fewer Genetic Counselors than average.
What do Genetic Counselors Make in Maryland?
In 2018 wages for Genetic Counselors ranged from $54,220 to $93,400 with $63,400 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $26.07 to $44.9. The median hourly rate was $30.48.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $29.05 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $1.43.
The median salary in Maryland is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Maryland Metros for Genetic Counselors
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Genetic Counselors.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Top States for Genetic Counselors Employment
The table below shows the states where most Genetic Counselors work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||50||$79,340|
Below are the states where Genetic Counselors get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
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|Occupation||MD Employment Total|
|Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers||1,930|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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