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Biologist Salaries

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944 SalariesUpdated Feb 18, 2018
Average Base Pay
$49,547/yr
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$36K
Low
$50K
Average
$71K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,536
Range$451 - $6,989
How much does a Biologist make?

The national average salary for a Biologist is $49,547 in United States. Filter by location to see Biologist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 944 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Biologist employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      American Type Culture Collection
      $46,772/yr
      Range: $43K - $50K
      26 salaries
      $46,772
      $43K$50K
      ATL
      $16/hr
      Range: $14 - $19
      19 salaries
      $16
      $14$19
      NIH
      $72,858/yr
      Range: $47K - $89K
      15 salaries
      $72,858
      $47K$89K
      WIL Research Laboratories
      $16/hr
      Range: $14 - $20
      14 salaries
      $16
      $14$20
      Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
      $71,340/yr
      Range: $50K - $91K
      12 salaries
      $71,340
      $50K$91K
      State of Washington
      $51,645/yr
      Range: $49K - $55K
      11 salaries
      $51,645
      $49K$55K
      Kelly Services
      $27/hr
      Range: $24 - $37
      10 salaries
      $27
      $24$37

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      Merck
      $74,336/yr
      Range: $63K - $87K
      9 salaries
      $74,336
      $63K$87K
      SWCA
      $45,152/yr
      Range: $43K - $47K
      8 salaries
      $45,152
      $43K$47K
      US Army Corps of Engineers
      $78,871/yr
      Range: $52K - $94K
      7 salaries
      $78,871
      $52K$94K
      Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories
      $18/hr
      Range: $18 - $18
      6 salaries
      $18
      $18$18
      Environmental Protection Agency
      $80,300/yr
      Range: $60K - $106K
      6 salaries
      $80,300
      $60K$106K
      Southern Research Institute
      $52,301/yr
      Range: $47K - $56K
      6 salaries
      $52,301
      $47K$56K
      EAG Laboratories
      $42,009/yr
      Range: $34K - $51K
      6 salaries
      $42,009
      $34K$51K
      AECOM
      $57,976/yr
      Range: $55K - $67K
      5 salaries
      $57,976
      $55K$67K
      Kelly Services
      $66,658/yr
      Range: $53K - $77K
      5 salaries
      $66,658
      $53K$77K
      ORAU
      $59,807/yr
      Range: $54K - $71K
      5 salaries
      $59,807
      $54K$71K
      Oregon Department of Transportation
      $51,267/yr
      Range: $49K - $53K
      5 salaries
      $51,267
      $49K$53K
      US Geological Survey
      $53,718/yr
      Range: $37K - $65K
      5 salaries
      $53,718
      $37K$65K
      US Army
      $53,804/yr
      Range: $48K - $63K
      4 salaries
      $53,804
      $48K$63K

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Biologist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $18
      hourly
      A Biologist in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $18 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Philadelphia, PA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $20
      hourly
      A Fisheries Biologist in the College Station, TX Area area reported making $20 per hour
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      College Station, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $65,000
      per year
      A Biologist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $46,550
      per year
      A Wetland Biologist in the Providence, RI Area area reported making $46,550 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Providence, RI Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $43,000
      per year
      A Biologist in the Easton, MD Area area reported making $43,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Easton, MD Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
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