The average pay for a Microbiologist is Rs 291,752 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microbiology and Sterility. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

Rs 120,633 - Rs 829,991
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MEDIAN: Rs 291,571
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Salary Rs 120,633 - Rs 829,991
Bonus Rs 491 - Rs 50,956
Profit Sharing Rs 2.94 - Rs 1,390,610
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Rs 122,568 - Rs 875,112
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 615

Job Description for Microbiologist

Microbiologists study the biology of microorganisms such as viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoa and algae; examples of microbiologists include bacteriologists, virologists, immunologists and clinical microbiologists. They often work in research and development, although they may also instruct students in microbiology if they hold a position at colleges and universities. Their duties include conducting research projects to examine microorganisms, preparing samples for testing (such as through plating, swabbing and/or incubation), recording their findings accurately, and writing reports and research papers on their findings. Microbiologists also supervise biological technicians and other laboratory workers, as well as stay up to date on research and developments within their field.

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Microbiologist Tasks

  • Study and document growth, physiology, morphology, and general characteristics of microorganisms.
  • Write technical reports to communicate findings and procedures.
  • Supervise laboratory staff, including schedules and tasks.
  • Perform assays and determinations of organisms and substrates for identification and to determine interactions.

Microbiologist Pay By Employer

$0$75K

$63,859

Medtronic, Inc.
7 profiles
$58,069

Microbiologist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 297,801

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

Microbiologist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Microbiologist?

Microbiologist in Mumbai:
"Corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions."
Pros: Corporate culture, work flexibility, office conditions, stress level, perks, the management.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Microbiologist

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Microbiologist Salaries

Experienced
▲135%

▲26%

National Average
Rs 298,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Microbiologist Salaries

Microbiology
▲28%

Sterility
▲23%

National Average
Rs 298,000


Microbiologist
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 31%