$57,499
Avg. Salary
$20.04
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,000

Bonus

$1,300

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Biotechnologist is $20.04 per hour.

The average pay for a Biotechnologist is $57,499 per year.

$9.74
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$40.55
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MEDIAN $57,499
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$0$178K
Salary $23,056 - $176,158
Bonus $964 - $51,521
Profit Sharing $1,300
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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$21,011 - $178,175
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 90
Hourly Data $0$102
Hourly Rate $9.74 - $40.55
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $10.14 - $102
Annual Data $0$178K
Bonus $964 - $51,521
Profit Sharing $1,300
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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$21,011 - $178,175
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

Job Description for Biotechnologist

Biotechnologists perform innovative work in areas such as quality control, quality certification, and data innovation. There are three areas of biotechnology: environmental, industrial, and medical; examples of their work include performing live animal studies and utilizing investigative learning of plants, organisms, organic chemistry, and hereditary qualities to answer questions and solve problems.

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Biotechnologist Tasks
  • Assist biological scientists with research of living organisms and organic substances.
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Calculate and record research results.

Biotechnologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Biotechnologist

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Biotechnologist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲44%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 18%