A Biologist earns an average salary of C$55,039 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$38,346 - C$81,934
C$38K
C$57K
C$82K
MEDIAN: C$57,113
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50%
90%
C$19.32 - C$36.10
C$19
C$26
C$36
MEDIAN: C$25.81
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50%
90%
C$0C$81K
Salary C$38,346 - C$81,934
Bonus C$396.41 - C$6,183
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$39,282 - C$81,539
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82
Hourly Data C$0C$53
Hourly Rate C$19.32 - C$36.10
Overtime C$25.51 - C$53.11
Annual Data C$0C$81K
Bonus C$396.41 - C$6,183
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$39,282 - C$81,539
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

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Pay by Experience Level for Biologist

Pay by Experience for a Biologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Biologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 72 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Biologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Biologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$70,000 based on 34 salaries. A Biologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$68,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$57,113

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Q: What is it like working as a Biologist?

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

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Key Stats for Biologist

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Biologist Salaries

▲23%

Late-Career
▲19%

▲9%

National Average
C$57,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Biologist Salaries

Project Management
▲1%


National Average
C$57,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 34%
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