National » Genetic Counselors » Tennessee

Genetic Counselors Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for genetic counselors in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of genetic counselors amongst Tennessee cities 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 Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,810
25th Percentile Wage
$66,180
50th Percentile Wage
$74,110
75th Percentile Wage
$82,980
90th Percentile Wage
$98,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for genetic counselors in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of genetic counselors from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,110
15.94% 34.44%
2014
$62,300
7.19% -
2013
$57,820
15.96% -
2012
$48,590
- -




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for genetic counselors

💰 Highest paying industries for genetic counselors.