Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Public Health Microbiologist is $58,000
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Public Health Microbiologists?
An early career Public Health Microbiologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,460 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Public Health Microbiologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,500 based on 3 salaries.
What Do Public Health Microbiologists Do?
Public health microbiologists generally perform microbiological and chemical tests in a laboratory setting. They use laboratory equipment to detect, identify and control microbial disease agents, and they often train and advise non-professional and non-specialist personnel on microbiology-related issues. Public health microbiologists may also act as consultants outside of their department, working with other organizations' staff, the public and allied health personnel. To ensure property …Read more