Biotechnologist Salary (United States)

A Biotechnologist earns an average salary of $48,433 per year.
Biotechnologist Total Pay (?
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$24,775 - $79,660
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MEDIAN: $48,433
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$24,775 - $79,660  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $1,474  
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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$24,278 - $75,627  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Job Description for Biotechnologist

  • Calculate and record research results.
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Assist biological scientists with research of living organisms and organic substances.
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Gender

Female
70%
female alumni
 
Male
30%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 26%
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