The average salary for an Entry-Level Biologist is C$50,243 per year.

C$35,035 - C$65,184
C$35K
C$51K
C$65K
MEDIAN: C$51,047
10%
50%
90%
C$18.75 - C$31.32
C$19
C$24
C$31
MEDIAN: C$23.94
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$65K
Salary C$35,035 - C$65,184
Bonus C$450.00
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$38,144 - C$65,726
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39
Hourly Data C$0C$52
Hourly Rate C$18.75 - C$31.32
Overtime C$25.34 - C$52.28
Annual Data C$0C$65K
Bonus C$450.00
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$38,144 - C$65,726
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

Biologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$50,641

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Biologist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Biologist in Drummondville:
"Peatland specialist."
As a new biologist in the peat industry. I had a good experience in growing media formulation, plant growth and growing media physical and chemical characterization. I developped conservation plan for degraded peatbog.

Biologist in Hanna:
Go to college, not university. Get as much field work experience as you can.

Key Stats for Biologist

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
26%

Skills That Affect Biologist Salaries



National Average
C$51,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 40%