Average Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Bioinformatics Skills Salary

$88,319
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,109
Bonus
$5,057
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Bioinformatics skills is $88,319.
10%
$50k
MEDIAN
$88k
90%
$118k
Is Research Scientist, Biotechnology your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$50k - $118k
Bonus
$1k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$50k - $122k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Research Scientist, Biotechnology Tasks
  • Focus on areas that affect vital processes such as growth and aging.
  • Research or study chemical composition and processes of living organisms.
  • Determine chemical actions and effects on organisms such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.

Research Scientist, Biotechnology Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Skills that pay less than market rate include Protein Purification, Data Analysis, Product Development, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology.

Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

An entry-level Research Scientist, Biotechnology with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $74,475 based on 13 salaries. An early career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,303 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $86,699 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,320 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,722.
Employees with Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 25.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts (21.1% more) and South San Francisco, California (13.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sacramento, California (22.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 149 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.7%
Early Career
45.0%
Mid Career
28.9%
Experienced
14.8%
Late Career
2.7%

Related Job Salaries