Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Bioinformatics Specialist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$95,437 / yrTotal Pay
$78,720 / yrBase Pay
$16,717 / yrAdditional Pay

$95,437

 / yr
$13K$1M
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The estimated total pay for a Bioinformatics Specialist is $95,437 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $78,720 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,717 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Howard Hughes Medical Institute
4.4

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Bioinformatics Specialist

$96,352

 /yr
Range: $85K - $134K
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$85K

$134K

$84,867 - $134,444 Range

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Massachusetts General Hospital
4.0

Massachusetts General Hospital

Bioinformatics Specialist

$79,741

 /yr
Range: $54K - $116K

$54K

$116K

$53,653 - $115,916 Range

Rockefeller University
4.4

Rockefeller University

Bioinformatics Specialist

$76,037

 /yr
Range: $53K - $106K

$53K

$106K

$52,689 - $105,681 Range

Medical Science & Computing
4.2

Medical Science & Computing

Bioinformatics Specialist

$80,479

 /yr
Range: $73K - $125K

$73K

$125K

$72,585 - $124,765 Range

La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology
4.4

$79,591

 /yr
Range: $72K - $100K

$72K

$100K

$71,509 - $99,769 Range

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
3.5

$97,114

 /yr
Range: $96K - $100K

$96K

$100K

$96,114 - $100,375 Range

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3.9

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Bioinformatics Specialist

$84,995

 /yr
Range: $76K - $120K

$76K

$120K

$75,598 - $120,177 Range

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University of Pennsylvania
4.3

University of Pennsylvania

Bioinformatics Specialist

$69,539

 /yr
Range: $56K - $89K

$56K

$89K

$55,502 - $89,376 Range

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
3.9

$61,285

 /yr
Range: $55K - $94K

$55K

$94K

$54,812 - $94,412 Range

UC San Francisco
4.1

UC San Francisco

Bioinformatics Specialist

$57K

$130K

$57,062 - $129,919 Range

UC San Diego
4.3

UC San Diego

Bioinformatics Specialist

$69K

$75K

$68,505 - $75,304 Range

University of Washington
4.2

University of Washington

Bioinformatics Specialist

$73K

$102K

$72,714 - $101,621 Range

The Johns Hopkins University
4.2

$45K

$62K

$44,510 - $62,049 Range

Kelly
3.5

Kelly

Bioinformatics Specialist - Hourly

$48

$61

$48 - $61 Range

Greenwood Genetic Center
3.6

Greenwood Genetic Center

Bioinformatics Specialist
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$65K -$72K

$65K

$72K

$65,140 - $71,607 Range

Moffitt Cancer Center
4.0

Moffitt Cancer Center

Bioinformatics Specialist

$71K

$81K

$70,930 - $81,431 Range

University of Illinois at Chicago
4.2

$65K

$79K

$65,202 - $79,200 Range

Center for Infectious Disease Research
3.5
About 

$85K -$94K

$85K

$94K

$85,409 - $94,106 Range

Noble Research Institute
2.2

Noble Research Institute

Bioinformatics Specialist

$83K

$89K

$82,561 - $89,410 Range

Sequelpro

Bioinformatics Specialist
About 

$75K -$82K

$75K

$82K

$75,139 - $81,760 Range

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$127,000

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9 days ago by a Bioinformatics Scientist with less than one year of experience

$30,000

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9 days ago by a Bioinformatics Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$68,000

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10 days ago by a Bioinformatician with less than one year of experience

$35,000

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12 days ago by a Bioinformatician with 7 to 9 years of experience

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$150,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Bioinformatics Analyst with 7 to 9 years of experience

$150,000

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12 days ago by a Bioinformatics Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$125,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$12,500/yr

13 days ago by a Bioinformatics Scientist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Bioinformatics Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$82,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Bioinformatician with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Bioinformatics Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Bioinformatics Specialist is $77,035 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Bioinformatics Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 85 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Bioinformatics Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Bioinformatics Specialist in United States is $109,002 per year.

The lowest salary for a Bioinformatics Specialist in United States is $54,442 per year.

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