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How to Become a Genetic Counselor
Alternate Career Titles:
Licensed Genetic Counselor, LGC, Certified Genetic Counselor, CGC, Genetic Consultant, Gene Counselor
Genetic Counselor Job Description: Genetic Counselors assess the risk of inheriting conditions including birth defects and genetic disorders.
Genetic Counselor Salary (Annual): $74,120
Genetic Counselor Salary Range: $45,540 to $104,770
How Long To Become a Genetic Counselor: 6 years
Genetic Counselor Requirements: Master’s Degree in Genetic Counseling