Genetic Counselors in Ohio
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Genetic Counselors in Ohio are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Genetic Counselors in Ohio is growing faster than average.
Genetic Counselors in Ohio earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Genetic Counselors Work in Ohio?
There were approximately 130 workers employed as Genetic Counselors in this state in 2018.
There were 110 Genetic Counselors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 60 Genetic Counselors working in it, which means Ohio has more Genetic Counselors than average.
Job Projections for Ohio
Jobs for Genetic Counselors in this state are growing at a rate of 27.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 29.0%.
Ohio Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 10 annual Genetic Counselors job openings in Ohio, and 140 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 300 annual jobs and 4,000 total jobs in 2026.
What do Genetic Counselors Make in Ohio?
In 2018 wages for Genetic Counselors ranged from $57,170 to $100,330 with $76,410 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $27.49 to $48.23. The median hourly rate was $36.74.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $32.02 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $4.72.
The median salary in Ohio is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Ohio 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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- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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