A Mid-Career Biologist earns an average salary of C$62,405 per year.

C$42,620 - C$78,515
C$43K
C$61K
C$79K
MEDIAN: C$60,545
10%
50%
90%
C$20.78 - C$35.39
C$21
C$29
C$35
MEDIAN: C$29.42
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$78K
Salary C$42,620 - C$78,515
Bonus C$397 - C$2,073
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$44,264 - C$78,585
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 75
Hourly Data C$0C$52
Hourly Rate C$20.78 - C$35.39
Overtime C$37.07 - C$52.39
Annual Data C$0C$78K
Bonus C$397 - C$2,073
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$44,264 - C$78,585
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Biologist

Biologists analyze living organisms, and they may work in a number of settings. For example, they may work at a university conducting research or they might conduct research to aid with a company's industrial efforts. This work is generally indoors in a laboratory setting, although field work may be required for tasks such as mapping land, gathering samples from the land and water, and assisting with surveying. Travel is sometimes be required to monitor sites away from the office. Research projects and presentations may also require leaving for a week or so at a time.

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Biologist Tasks

  • Conduct and analyze plant and animal biological data about relationships between organisms and their environment.
  • Prepare environmental impact reports.
  • Inform public, state, and federal representatives and agencies of test results.
  • Determine environmental effects of land and water use.

Biologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$61,842

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Key Stats for Biologist

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%

Skills That Affect Biologist Salaries

Environmental Consulting
▲1%

Project Management
▲1%


National Average
C$62,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 23%