Genetic Counselors Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for genetic counselors in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of genetic counselors amongst Florida metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Genetic Counselors in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,490
25th Percentile Wage
$34,920
50th Percentile Wage
$59,150
75th Percentile Wage
$86,600
90th Percentile Wage
$101,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for genetic counselors in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,490.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of genetic counselors from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$59,150
-24.68% 22.10%
2016
$73,750
-0.72% -
2015
$74,280
1.25% -
2014
$73,350
2.40% -
2013
$71,590
35.63% -
2012
$46,080
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Genetic Counselors in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of genetic counselors in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of genetic counselors in state of Florida ranges from $70,510 to $80,640. The highest paying area for genetic counselors in Florida is Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater with a median annual salary of $80,640. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach (mean annual salary $72,760). The lowest paying area is Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach with a median annual salary of $70,510.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$80,640
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$72,760
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$70,510




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