Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Biologist is C$20.23
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Biologists?
An early career Biologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$23.70 based on 86 salaries. A mid-career Biologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$28.41 based on 84 salaries. An experienced Biologist with 10-19 years …Read more
What Do Biologists Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.