Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Cell Biologist is $61,000
What Do Cell Biologists Do?
Cell biologists usually work indoors in a laboratory. They often focus on research, but most conduct some sort of tissue culturing, cloning of cells, and creating cell models with specific research purposes in mind.
They spend a lot of time sitting and working with scientific equipment, such as pipettes, microscopes, and more high-tech equipment. Their specific job is more mental, but it requires fine motor skills to compile slides and work with small organisms. Cell biologists occasionally …Read more
- Develop research projects and experiments to advance products and inventions.
- Supervise research technicians.
- May teach graduate and medical students.
- Analyze, write, and present research findings to public or in scholarly articles.