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Average Forensic DNA Analyst Salary

$54,055
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$1,000
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The average salary for a Forensic DNA Analyst is $54,055.
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$38k
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$54k
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$73k
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What Do Forensic DNA Analysts Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Forensic DNA Analysts?

Skills in Forensics, DNA and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Molecular Biology.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Forensic DNA Analysts?

An entry-level Forensic DNA Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,417 based on 12 salaries. An early career Forensic DNA Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,910 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Forensic DNA Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,745 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Forensic DNA Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 8 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $55,945.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 70 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.1%
Early Career
47.1%
Mid Career
17.1%
Experienced
11.4%
Late Career
7.1%