Research Associate, Molecular Biology with Molecular Biology Skills Salary

The average pay for a Research Associate, Molecular Biology with Molecular Biology skills is $48,555 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$36,038 - $71,296
$36K
$49K
$71K
MEDIAN: $48,555
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$16.91 - $31.89
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MEDIAN: $20.44
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,038 - $71,296  
   
Bonus
$596 - $7,267  
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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$35,920 - $71,100  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 154
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$16.91 - $31.89  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.00  
Overtime
$29.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$596 - $7,267  
   
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).
)
$35,920 - $71,100  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Pay by Experience Level for Research Associate, Molecular Biology

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,932

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Key Stats for Research Associate, Molecular Biology

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Research Associate, Molecular Biology Salaries

Experienced
▲23%

Late-Career
▲8%

▲4%

National Average
$48,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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