Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Biostatistician is $75,493
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Biostatisticians?
An early career Biostatistician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $76,628 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Biostatistician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,497 based on 5 salaries.
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.