The average pay for a Mid-Career Aquatic Biologist is C$65,000 per year.

C$51,064 - C$73,688
C$51K
C$60K
C$74K
MEDIAN: C$60,130
10%
50%
90%
C$28.01 - C$31.76
C$30
MEDIAN: C$30.25
50%
C$0C$76K
Salary C$51,064 - C$73,688
Bonus C$1,267
Profit Sharing C$200
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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C$51,825 - C$76,504
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data C$0C$47
Hourly Rate C$30.25
Overtime C$47.17
Annual Data C$0C$76K
Bonus C$1,267
Profit Sharing C$200
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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C$51,825 - C$76,504
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Aquatic Biologist

An aquatic biologist primarily studies the ecology and behaviors of living organisms, such as plants, animals, and microbes. The organisms are usually found in freshwater sources, including lakes, rivers, marshes, and wetlands. Aquatic biologists also study the composition of the water itself, as well as the effects of various conditions on aquatic life.

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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.

Aquatic Biologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Aquatic Biologist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
5-9 years
93%
10-19 years
7%

Skills That Affect Aquatic Biologist Salaries

Environmental Consulting
▲14%


National Average
C$61,000

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 13%