The average pay for a Microbiologist is AU$60,435 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$46,022 - AU$99,554
AU$46K
AU$60K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$60,435
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AU$22.56 - AU$33.21
AU$23
AU$29
AU$33
MEDIAN: AU$28.88
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$34KAU$68KAU$102K
Salary
AU$46,022 - AU$99,554  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,137  
Profit Sharing
AU$19,500  
Total Pay (?
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AU$46,764 - AU$99,261  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$17AU$34AU$51
Hourly Rate
AU$22.56 - AU$33.21  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$1.25  
Overtime
AU$43.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$10,137  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$19,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$46,764 - AU$99,261  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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National Average: AU$60,549

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Key Stats for Microbiologist

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Microbiologist Salaries

Experienced
▲20%

National Average
AU$61,000

▼2%

▼11%

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 92%