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Biologist Salaries

1,164 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$49,720 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,542
Range$452 - $7,008

How much does a Biologist make?

The national average salary for a Biologist is $49,720 in United States. Filter by location to see Biologist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,164 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Biologist employees.

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Biologist

American Type Culture Collection

$49,112/yr

Range: $43K - $56K

33 salaries

$49,112/yr
$43K$56K

Biologist

NIH

$80,732/yr

Range: $50K - $108K

23 salaries

$80,732/yr
$50K$108K

Biologist - Hourly

ATL

$16/hr

Range: $15 - $19

22 salaries

$16/hr
$15$19

Biologist - Hourly

Kelly

$27/hr

Range: $26 - $30

20 salaries

$27/hr
$26$30

Biologist - Hourly

Eurofins Scientific

$19/hr

Range: $18 - $24

19 salaries

$19/hr
$18$24

Biologist

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

$74,383/yr

Range: $47K - $96K

16 salaries

$74,383/yr
$47K$96K

Biologist - Hourly

WIL Research Laboratories

$16/hr

Range: $15 - $22

15 salaries

$16/hr
$15$22

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Biologist - Hourly Contractor

Monsanto Company

$21/hr

Range: $19 - $22

11 salaries

$21/hr
$19$22

Biologist

Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

$42,098/yr

Range: $40K - $44K

11 salaries

$42,098/yr
$40K$44K

Biologist

State of Washington

$54,477/yr

Range: $52K - $58K

11 salaries

$54,477/yr
$52K$58K

Biologist

US Army Corps of Engineers

$81,191/yr

Range: $54K - $96K

10 salaries

$81,191/yr
$54K$96K

Biologist

Kelly

$65,644/yr

Range: $52K - $77K

10 salaries

$65,644/yr
$52K$77K

Biologist

Merck

$76,827/yr

Range: $67K - $95K

9 salaries

$76,827/yr
$67K$95K

Biologist

Eurofins Scientific

$45,808/yr

Range: $42K - $61K

9 salaries

$45,808/yr
$42K$61K

Biologist

Eli Lilly and Company

$66,413/yr

Range: $61K - $87K

8 salaries

$66,413/yr
$61K$87K

Biologist

Environmental Protection Agency

$84,688/yr

Range: $62K - $113K

8 salaries

$84,688/yr
$62K$113K

Biologist

SWCA

$47,574/yr

Range: $46K - $50K

8 salaries

$47,574/yr
$46K$50K

Biologist - Hourly Contractor

AbbVie

$25/hr

Range: $21 - $27

7 salaries

$25/hr
$21$27

Biologist

EAG Laboratories

$42,963/yr

Range: $35K - $53K

7 salaries

$42,963/yr
$35K$53K

Biologist

US Geological Survey

$58,726/yr

Range: $40K - $69K

7 salaries

$58,726/yr
$40K$69K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$88,000
per year
A Fish and Wildlife Biologist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $88,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$64,627
per year
A Biologist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $64,627 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$20
hourly
An Entomologist in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
An Entomologist in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A Biologist in the Baton Rouge, LA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
Baton Rouge, LA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$36,983
per year
A Biologist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $36,983 per year
Job Highlights
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government