Marine Biologist Salaries

1,164 SalariesUpdated Dec 17, 2020

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$49,720 / yr
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How much does a Marine Biologist make?

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

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Marine Biologist - Hourly

St. Augustine Aquarium

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$12 - $13hourly

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Marine Biologist - Hourly

Riverhead Foundation-Marine

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$27 - $30hourly

2 salaries

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$27 - $30hourly
$27$30

Marine Biologist

US Navy

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$62K - $67K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$62K - $67K
$62K$67K

Marine Biologist - Hourly

University of Washington

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$17 - $19hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$17 - $19hourly
$17$19

Marine Biologist

University of Southern California

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$45K - $48K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$45K - $48K
$45K$48K

Marine Biologist

Battelle

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$94K - $104K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$94K - $104K
$94K$104K

Marine Biologist

City of San Diego, CA

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$68K - $74K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$68K - $74K
$68K$74K

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Marine Biologist

ECS

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$61K - $66K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$61K - $66K
$61K$66K

Marine Biologist

Shedd Aquarium

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$62K - $68K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$62K - $68K
$62K$68K

Marine Biologist - Hourly

Shedd Aquarium

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$48 - $52hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$48 - $52hourly
$48$52

Marine Biologist - Monthly

Marine Biological Laboratory

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$1K - $1K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$1K - $1K
$1K$1K

Marine Biologist

Georgia Department of Natural Resources

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$41K - $45K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$41K - $45K
$41K$45K

Marine Biologist

Georgia Department of Natural Resources

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$42K - $46K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$42K - $46K
$42K$46K

Marine Biologist

ERIKS group

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$76K - $82K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$76K - $82K
$76K$82K

Marine Biologist - Hourly

Clearwater Marine Aquarium

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$12 - $12hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $12hourly
$12$12

Marine Biologist - Hourly

Soulman's BBQ

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$29 - $31hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$29 - $31hourly
$29$31

Marine Biologist - Hourly

Austin Aquarium

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$10 - $11hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$10 - $11hourly
$10$11

Marine Biologist - Contractor

Neiwpcc

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$64K - $69K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$64K - $69K
$64K$69K

Marine Biologist

Point Blue

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$14K - $16K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$14K - $16K
$14K$16K

Marine Biologist - Hourly

Shore Veterinarians

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$70 - $76hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$70 - $76hourly
$70$76
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$40,000
per year
A Biologist in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$18
hourly
A Biologist/Contractor in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $18 per hour
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St. Louis, MO Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$50,900
per year
A Biologist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $50,900 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$13
hourly
An Aquatic Biologist in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Biologist in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Temporary
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Biologist in the Brownsville, TX Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Brownsville, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$12
hourly
A Marine Biologist in the Des Moines, IA Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Des Moines, IA Area area
Temporary
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$25
hourly
A Biologist in the Worcester, MA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
Worcester, MA Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$13
hourly
A Wildlife Technician in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
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