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Master of Science (MS), Biology Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Master of Science (MS), Biology Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K
Research Scientist
20 salaries
$41,828 - $104,296  
  
Biologist
16 salaries
$40,714 - $96,310  
Laboratory Manager
13 salaries
$38,126 - $92,871  
Environmental Scientist
12 salaries
$35,234 - $75,070  
Physician Assistant (PA)
11 salaries
$48,656 - $143,017  
Research Associate (Unspecified Type)
10 salaries
$35,235 - $58,166  
Research Scientist, Biotechnology
10 salaries
$40,268 - $109,262  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 446

Key Stats

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %
Salary
$35,833 - $73,397
Salary
$39,992 - $94,540
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.
$37,852 - $91,563
$42,903 - $74,220
$42,662 - $93,344
$42,661 - $108,090
$26,678 - $66,813

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