£27,971
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The average salary for a Biomedical Scientist is £26,807 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Microbiology is associated with high pay for this job.

£20,904 - £41,322
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MEDIAN: £27,971
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£8.81 - £26.28
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Salary £20,904 - £41,322
Bonus £0.00 - £3,973
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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£20,872 - £42,464
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 316
Hourly Data £0£30
Hourly Rate £8.81 - £26.28
Overtime £10.38 - £30.92
Annual Data £0£42K
Bonus £0.00 - £3,973
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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£20,872 - £42,464
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Biomedical Scientist

Biomedical scientists work in laboratories where they perform various scientific experiments. They are often the ones who design the experiments, but sometimes perform experiments designed by the head of the lab, also known as the "primary investigator."

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Biomedical Scientist Tasks

  • Examine, analyze, and identify abnormalities and diseases by analyzing bodily fluids, cell composition, and body tissue.
  • Prepare analyses and briefings of research results.
  • Analyze current events to prioritize and validate data related to relevant topics.
  • Communicate test results to medical staff who diagnose and treat patients' illnesses.
  • Monitor the effects of medication and patient progress with further testing.

Biomedical Scientist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Biomedical Scientist

Pay by Experience for a Biomedical Scientist has a positive trend. An entry-level Biomedical Scientist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤25,000 based on 89 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Biomedical Scientist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤30,000 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Biomedical Scientist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤37,000 based on 43 salaries. A Biomedical Scientist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤33,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £28,573

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Key Stats for Biomedical Scientist

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Biomedical Scientist Salaries

Experienced
▲29%

Late-Career
▲15%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
₤29,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 73%