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Genetic Counselors in Virginia

Is Virginia a good place for you to work as a Genetic Counselor?

How Many Genetic Counselors Work in Virginia?

In Virginia, there were 90 people working as Genetic Counselors in the year 2018.

There were 70 Genetic Counselors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Genetic Counselors in VA Employment Trend

The typical state has 60 Genetic Counselors working in it, which means Virginia has more Genetic Counselors than average.

Genetic Counselors in VA vs. the Average State

What do Genetic Counselors Make in Virginia?

Workers in this field were paid a median of $37.07 an hour in 2017.

Top Virginia 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
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 70 $84,690

Top States for Genetic Counselors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Genetic Counselors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 490 $93,410
Massachusetts 170 $83,260
New York 160 $86,170
Ohio 130 $76,410
Pennsylvania 130 $74,780
North Carolina 120 $72,030
Texas 100 $95,020
Virginia 90 $0
Michigan 90 $72,150
New Jersey 80 $83,410
Washington 70 $83,350
Wisconsin 60 $84,570
District of Columbia 50 $79,340
Illinois 50 $79,490
Arizona 50 $79,340
Missouri 40 $71,530
Maryland 40 $63,400
Tennessee 40 $74,870
Indiana 40 $73,410
Colorado 40 $81,720

Below are the states where Genetic Counselors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Texas $95,020
California $93,410
Nevada $92,600
Georgia $86,230
New York $86,170
Wisconsin $84,570
New Jersey $83,410
Washington $83,350
Massachusetts $83,260
Colorado $81,720

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