|Salary||$44,487 - $99,531|
|Bonus||$-0.49 - $9,696|
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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).)
|$41,033 - $98,621|
|Hourly Rate||$17.41 - $43.75|
|Bonus||$-0.49 - $9,696|
|Total Pay (||$41,033 - $98,621|
Job Description for Embryologist
Embryologists are medical scientists who are responsible for studying embryos [from the beginning of conception] in a variety of environments, including fertility clinics, hospitals, laboratories, and commercial industries. They generally work in indoor settings during traditional weekly business hours.Read More...
The position of an embryologist requires a great deal of formal education; a bachelor’s degree in embryology, biology, or a related field is required for many positions, and most require a master’s or doctorate degree. Ongoing education and additional training are almost always required, as there are constant developments and evolutions within the field.
Embryologists have a variety of responsibilities and duties which revolve around clinical research of embryos, including: assisting physicians within the clinical field; assisting patients regarding reproductive health problems or embryonic abnormalities; retrieving eggs from patients; conducting diagnostic tests on eggs and embryos; providing assistance with in-vitro fertilization; conducting experiments regarding genetics and the functions of embryos; maintaining confidential records; maintaining viability of embryos during processing; micro-manipulation of embryos; maintenance of all equipment, and maintaining up-to-date knowledge of reproductive biology and fertility.
- Perform various embryological medical procedures, including IVF and fertility analysis.
- Counsel and advise patients on fertility and ART procedures.
- Treat infertility issues using assisted reproductive technology (ART).
- Collect, process, and preserve reproductive gametes from patients.
Pay by Experience Level for Embryologist
Pay by Experience for an Embryologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Embryologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 89 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Embryologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Embryologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 42 salaries. An Embryologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 17 salaries.
Key Stats for Embryologist
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