C$67,907
Avg. Salary
C$26.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology is C$26.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology is C$67,907 per year.

$17
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$26
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$30
90%
MEDIAN $26
$48k
10%
$68k
50%
$91k
90%
MEDIAN $67,907
C$47,940 - C$90,883
C$48K
C$68K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$67,907
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90%
C$17.00 - C$30.49
C$26
MEDIAN: C$26.00
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C$0C$93K
Salary C$47,940 - C$90,883
Bonus C$800 - C$10,000
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$46,086 - C$93,832
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 121
Hourly Data C$0C$45
Hourly Rate C$26.00
Overtime C$45.00
Annual Data C$0C$93K
Bonus C$800 - C$10,000
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$46,086 - C$93,832
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Most biotechnology research scientists work in a laboratory conducting experiments in the field of biotechnology, which looks to incorporate the unique characteristics of nature to invent or propose a product that can (for example) further crop growth, preserve food with greater safety, and possibly create a better pharmaceutical drug.

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Research Scientist, Biotechnology Tasks

  • Focus on areas that affect vital processes such as growth and aging.
  • Research or study chemical composition and processes of living organisms.
  • Determine chemical actions and effects on organisms such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.

Research Scientist, Biotechnology Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

14%

National Average: C$67,082

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

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Key Stats for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Research Scientist, Biotechnology Salaries

Experienced
▲18%

Mid-Career
▲16%

National Average
C$67,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Research Scientist, Biotechnology Salaries

Biotechnology
▲12%

Molecular Biology
▲6%

National Average
C$67,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 15%