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How much does a Computational Biologist make?

Updated Nov 25, 2021

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$80,318 /yr
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329 salaries

$39K

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$80K

Average

$166K

High

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The national average salary for Computational Biologist is $80,318 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Computational Biologist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 329 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Computational Biologist employees.

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The Broad Institute
4.5

The Broad Institute

Computational Biologist

$101,826

 /yr
Range: $71K - $113K
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$71K

$113K

$70,865 - $112,711 Range

UT Southwestern Medical Center
4

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Computational Biologist

$72,951

 /yr
Range: $57K - $92K

$57K

$92K

$56,508 - $92,000 Range

Genentech
4.2

Genentech

Computational Biologist

$130,567

 /yr
Range: $124K - $139K

$124K

$139K

$123,617 - $138,739 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

Computational Biologist

$120,231

 /yr
Range: $84K - $188K

$84K

$188K

$83,633 - $188,290 Range

Memorial Sloan Kettering
4

Memorial Sloan Kettering

Computational Biologist

$88,798

 /yr
Range: $86K - $113K

$86K

$113K

$85,778 - $113,416 Range

Dow AgroSciences
3.9

Dow AgroSciences

Computational Biologist

$108,445

 /yr
Range: $88K - $133K

$88K

$133K

$88,268 - $132,899 Range

Oregon Health & Science University
3.9

Oregon Health & Science University

Computational Biologist

$83,606

 /yr
Range: $63K - $85K

$63K

$85K

$62,950 - $85,497 Range

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23andMe
4

23andMe

Computational Biologist

$124,708

 /yr
Range: $81K - $156K

$81K

$156K

$80,570 - $156,111 Range

Kohl's
3.5

Kohl's

Computational Biologist - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $9 - $11

$9

$11

$9 - $11 Range

Foundation Medicine
3.6

Foundation Medicine

Computational Biologist

$120,471

 /yr
Range: $87K - $136K

$87K

$136K

$86,989 - $135,952 Range

Adaptive Biotechnologies
4.1

Adaptive Biotechnologies

Computational Biologist

$110,219

 /yr
Range: $108K - $116K

$108K

$116K

$108,000 - $115,626 Range

Procter & Gamble
4.2

Procter & Gamble

Computational Biologist

$109,580

 /yr
Range: $86K - $119K

$86K

$119K

$86,304 - $119,444 Range

NIH
4.4

NIH

Computational Biologist

$113,114

 /yr
Range: $72K - $177K

$72K

$177K

$72,097 - $176,887 Range

Ancestry
3.6

Ancestry

Computational Biologist

$158,220

 /yr
Range: $157K - $161K

$157K

$161K

$157,083 - $160,944 Range

10x Genomics
4.3

10x Genomics

Computational Biologist

$142,097

 /yr
Range: $136K - $149K

$136K

$149K

$136,130 - $148,501 Range

Freenome
4.5

Freenome

Computational Biologist

$170,599

 /yr
Range: $147K - $192K

$147K

$192K

$146,793 - $192,000 Range

Hexagon Bio

Hexagon Bio

Computational Biologist

$161,945

 /yr
Range: $161K - $169K

$161K

$169K

$161,450 - $168,592 Range

Stanford University
4.4

Stanford University

Computational Biologist

$84,647

 /yr
Range: $66K - $106K

$66K

$106K

$65,804 - $105,598 Range

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
4.1

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Computational Biologist

$73,919

 /yr
Range: $67K - $86K

$67K

$86K

$66,733 - $85,824 Range

Hudsonalpha
3.6

Hudsonalpha

Computational Biologist

$68,521

 /yr
Range: $67K - $80K

$67K

$80K

$67,218 - $80,237 Range

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The national average salary for a Computational Biologist is $80,318 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Computational Biologist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 329 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Computational Biologist employees.

The highest salary for a Computational Biologist in United States is $165,542 per year.

The lowest salary for a Computational Biologist in United States is $38,969 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$70,000
per year
A Biological Science Technician in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$92,000
per year
A Computational Biologist in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $92,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$47,249
per year
A Biological Science Technician in the Corvallis, OR Area area reported making $47,249 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Corvallis, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$12
hourly
A Computational Biologist in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
College / University
$92,225
per year
A Computational Biologist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $92,225 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Biological Science Technician in the Corvallis, OR Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
Corvallis, OR Area area
Temporary
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$108,000
per year
A Computational Biologist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $108,000 per year
Additional Pay
$11k cash bonus
$9k stock bonus
Job Highlights
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
A Biological Science Technician in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Government
$52,000
per year
A Biological Science Technician in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$17
hourly
A Biological Science Technician in the Brookings, OR Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Brookings, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government