Average Pharmacologist Salary

$100,390
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,928
Bonus
$4,000
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The average salary for a Pharmacologist is $100,390.
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$55k
MEDIAN
$100k
90%
$136k
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What Do Pharmacologists Do?

Pharmacologist Tasks
  • Identify, develop, test and optimize drugs and their manufacturing methods and techniques.
  • Design and conduct experiments and trials to test hypotheses.
  • Provide expert input about clinical research and pharmacology data.
  • Document and reproduce results, calling out key variables and equipment needs.

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What Are Popular Skills for Pharmacologists?

Skills in Data Analysis and Safety Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pharmacotherapy and Research Analysis.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pharmacologists?

An entry-level Pharmacologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,752 based on 9 salaries. An early career Pharmacologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,741 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Pharmacologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,963 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Pharmacologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $119,249 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $122,796.
Employees with Pharmacologist in their job title in Silver Spring, Maryland earn an average of 25.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (18.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (35.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 74 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.2%
Early Career
39.2%
Mid Career
9.5%
Experienced
16.2%
Late Career
23.0%