Average Salary for Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. Employees

Novato, Calif.-based Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. hires for positions ranging from Biotechnology Research Associate to Marketing Operations Manager in the pharmaceutical preparations. A salary of $90K annually is the median rate at Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. paychecks are largely negotiated based on your city, though your job title and how long you've been working are also considered. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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About This Company

Novato, California 94949


Pharmaceutical Preparations, Biotechnology

Source: Freebase


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $150K per year) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; the company's headquarter city of Novato, Calif. (about $98K), Vacaville, Calif. (approximately $90K), and San Rafael, Calif. ($86K) are the next top-paying cities.


Research Scientists rake in the most money, with average earnings of $100K annually; Marketing Operations Managers come in second with median earnings amounting to $87K, and Biotechnology Research Associates rank near the top as well (around $41K).

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $86K per year on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $116K annually. The largest fraction of Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. people (34 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn about $114K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Licensed Lawyers earn $205K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a Project Management Professional is rewarded with median pay of $145K per year. Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Science (MS) — these employees rake in $150K annually.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Contract Negotiation; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $205K per year. A relatively widespread skill at Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. is Data Analysis; approximately one-fourth of employees use it for work. Many workers usually know Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Molecular Biology as well.

Benefits and Perks

Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just 28 percent. A majority of employees contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Health insurance is part of the package for a strong majority of workers, and for the larger part of respondents, dental coverage is too. The company also dishes out perks such as stock options, a stock purchase plan, a casual working environment, and free drinks.

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Key Stats for Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc.


64 %
36 %
$84,134 - $150,000
$84,507 - $118,990

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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