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Biotechnologist Salary

A Biotechnologist earns an average salary of $46,602 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.
$24,600 - $93,080
(Median)
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93K
MEDIAN: $46,601
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$24,600 - $93,080  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,500  
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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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$24,292 - $93,957  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 32
United States (change)

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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Experience Affects Biotechnologist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 19%