Molecular Biologist with PCR Analysis Skills Salary

Earnings for Molecular Biologists with PCR Analysis skills come in at around $55K annually on average. Men make up a slight majority of Molecular Biologists with PCR Analysis skills (53 percent) who responded to the survey. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
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$35,228 - $88,371
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MEDIAN: $54,945
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$35,228 - $88,371  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,082  
Total Pay (?
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$35,320 - $79,555  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$16.80 - $30.30  
   
Overtime
$32.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,082  
   
Total Pay (?
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$35,320 - $79,555  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Pay by Experience Level for Molecular Biologist

Pay by Experience for a Molecular Biologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Molecular Biologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 39 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Molecular Biologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Molecular Biologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 14 salaries. A Molecular Biologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Molecular Biologist

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Molecular Biologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲78%

Mid-Career
▲4%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 10%