Lactation Consultant Salaries in Ohio - OH

Ohio is the seventh most populous state in the United States, with an estimated population of more than 11 million residents. Ohio also boasts several large metropolitan cities as well as many excellent hospitals and health care facilities. Lactation consultants in Ohio can expect to earn a good salary. The average salary for lactation consultants in Ohio depends on various factors, including the experience and education of the consultant and the location and type of facility in which they work. Many lactation consultants work in large hospital settings as part of the maternal/child health unit. Other consultants work for governmental entities such as the Women Infant Children program (WIC) or are in private practice.

Regardless of where they work, lactation consultants have an important role in promoting the health of new mothers and newborn babies. They are highly trained professionals who care deeply about the well being of their clients. Many lactation consultants are also registered nurses, registered dietitians, or certified midwives, which is likely to increase the amount of their salary. Large cities such as Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati have both more opportunities for employment and higher salaries than might be found in smaller communities.

Below is a list of average salary information for lactation consultants in Ohio by city (including the surrounding metropolitan area) in order of decreasing population:

Columbus - $69,000
Cleveland - $70,000
Cincinnati - $69,000
Toledo - $70,000
Akron - $56,000
Dayton - $70,000
Canton - $61,000
Youngstown - $55,000
Springfield - $71,000
Mansfield - $53,000

Lactation Consultant Schools

Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More


    See More



    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Searching Searching ...

            Matching School Ads
            BS in Health and Wellness
            • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
            • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
            • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
            • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
            • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            Medical Insurance Billing and Office Administration
            Get allied health training with Ross Medical Education Center. We offer programs in dental assisting, medical assisting, medical insurance billing and office administration, and pharmacy tech.
            • Financial Aid
            Medical Assisting

            Fortis Institute can give you the skills you need to train for a career in the healthcare field.

            * Programs vary by location

            * Please contact each individual campus for accreditation information

            • Financial Aid
            BS in Public Health
            • Ranked among the Best Grad Schools for Physician Assistants in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
            • Dedicated to delivering quality education and personalized attention to students since 1899.
            • Provides a range of campus experiences and services online including advising, tutoring, student community, and career services.
            • Offers counseling services and a 24/7 crisis hotline to students at no extra charge.
            • Gives students and alumni access to career assistants who help with resumes, cover letters, job hunting, and more.
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            AAS Medical Assisting
            • Several campuses are designated as 2015 Military Friendly Schools by Victory Media.
            • Scholarships and other financial aid opportunities are available for students who qualify.
            • Day, evening, and online classes are available for flexible schedule options.
            • Regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).
            • Founded 160 years ago, it is one of America’s premier private career colleges.
            Show more [+]