A Wildlife Biologist with Technical Writing skills earns an average salary of $55,905 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

$35,706 - $89,993
$36K
$56K
$90K
MEDIAN: $55,904
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50%
90%

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$11.84 - $38.01
$12
$25
$38
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$35,706 - $89,993  
   
Bonus
$1,436  
Profit Sharing
$5,087  
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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$35,431 - $90,773  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$11.84 - $38.01  
   
Overtime
$37.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$1,436  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,087  
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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$35,431 - $90,773  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Pay by Experience Level for Wildlife Biologist

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

Key Stats for Wildlife Biologist

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Wildlife Biologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%

Experienced
up arrow 22%

National Average
$56,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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