Experienced Biologists take home approximately $65K per year on average. Female Experienced Biologists survey participants are more prevalent than men — 64 percent of professionals. Most Experienced Biologists report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to over one-half. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$40,451 - $97,638
$40K
$65K
$98K
MEDIAN: $65,200
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$14.95 - $33.05
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$33
MEDIAN: $24.98
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$40,451 - $97,638  
   
Bonus
$204.26 - $14,681  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$38,540 - $95,707  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.95 - $33.05  
   
Overtime
$32.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$204.26 - $14,681  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$38,540 - $95,707  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Key Stats for Biologist

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
091
10-19 years
92%
20 years or more
8%
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Skills That Affect Biologist Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 14%

Research Analysis
up arrow 8%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 7%

Technical Writing
up arrow 3%

National Average
$62,000

Data Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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