Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Biostatistician is $76,895
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Biostatisticians?
An entry-level Biostatistician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,977 based on 81 salaries. An early career Biostatistician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,841 based on 385 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Biostatisticians Do?
Biostatisticians conduct statistical analyses for a wide range of biology-related topics, as well as assist with experimental design. They work with a scientific team on studies' statistical design, helping determine the team's needs and appropriate methods. They also help with grant applications, conduct data analyses, and help interpret results in consultation with the research team. Biostatisticians also prepare reports related to the methods and results of their analyses; these reports must …Read more
- Develop statistical tables, perform analyses using statistical software, and report on results.
- Participate in grant and study writing, calculations, mock-ups, and figures.
- Summarize and present statistical results with data quality flags and recommendations for protocol or data management changes.