Genetic Counselors in Tennessee
Is Tennessee a good place for you to work as a Genetic Counselor?
- Genetic Counselors in Tennessee earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Genetic Counselors Work in Tennessee?
There were approximately 40 workers employed as Genetic Counselors in this state in 2018.
There were 40 Genetic Counselors employed in this state in 2017.
The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.
The typical state has 60 Genetic Counselors working in it, which means Tennessee has fewer Genetic Counselors than average.
What do Genetic Counselors Make in Tennessee?
In 2018 wages for Genetic Counselors ranged from $57,080 to $98,180 with $74,870 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $27.44 to $47.2. The median hourly rate was $35.99.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $35.63 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.36.
The median salary in Tennessee is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top States for Genetic Counselors Employment
View the list below to see 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||TN Employment Total|
|Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Workers||1,890|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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