Average Aquatic Biologist with Environmental Consulting Skills Salary in Canada

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The average salary for an Aquatic Biologist with Environmental Consulting skills in Canada is C$62,647.
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C$47k - C$79k
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C$45k - C$78k

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Job Description for Aquatic Biologist

Aquatic Biologist Tasks
  • Study the behavior, genetics, origins and diseases of marine wildlife.
  • Observe and analyze data pertaining to marine life.
  • May specialize in environmental cleanups, marine conservation or the rehabilitation of injured marine animals.
  • Conduct scientific experiments on-site and / or in a lab.

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Aquatic Biologist
Environmental Consultant
Environmental Specialist
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Aquatic Biologist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Statistical Analysis, Regulatory Compliance, Data Analysis and Technical Writing.

Pay by Experience Level for Aquatic Biologist

An early career Aquatic Biologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$55,932 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Aquatic Biologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$61,882 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Aquatic Biologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$73,891 based on 12 salaries.

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Employees with Aquatic Biologist in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 5.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (12.2% less).

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