A Biologist earns an average salary of C$55,454 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

C$34,620 - C$78,558
(Median)
C$35K
C$55K
C$79K
MEDIAN: C$55,453
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C$19.31 - C$35.48
(Median)
C$19
C$26
C$35
MEDIAN: C$25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$34,620 - C$78,558  
   
Bonus
C$450.00 - C$3,000  
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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C$37,919 - C$75,913  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 84
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$20C$40C$60
Hourly Rate
C$19.31 - C$35.48  
   
Overtime
C$24.47 - C$59.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$450.00 - C$3,000  
   
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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C$37,919 - C$75,913  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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What is it like working as a Biologist?

Biologist in Burnaby:
"work flexibility"
Pros: working outdoor
Cons: irregular working hour

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Experience Affects Biologist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Late-Career
up arrow 22%


National Average
C$56,000


Skills That Affect Biologist Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 12%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 2%

Technical Writing
up arrow 1%

National Average
C$56,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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