Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Bioinformatics Scientist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$134,370 / yrTotal Pay
$111,047 / yrBase Pay
$23,323 / yrAdditional Pay

$134,370

 / yr
$77K$282K
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The estimated total pay for a Bioinformatics Scientist is $134,370 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $111,047 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 $23,323 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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Some related job titles are Assistant Professor - Bioinformatics Salaries with median pay of $139,048, Bioinformatics Analyst Salaries with median pay of $117,235, Bioinformatics Research Scientist Salaries with median pay of $135,936, Senior Scientist, Computational Biology Salaries with median pay of $124,992.

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Illumina
4.1

Illumina

Bioinformatics Scientist

$146,444

 /yr
Range: $119K - $178K

$119K

$178K

$118,961 - $177,858 Range

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3.9

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Bioinformatics Scientist

$106,796

 /yr
Range: $85K - $130K

$85K

$130K

$85,393 - $130,279 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Bioinformatics Scientist

$120,663

 /yr
Range: $82K - $291K

$82K

$291K

$82,483 - $290,736 Range

Regeneron
4.0

Regeneron

Bioinformatics Scientist

$149,804

 /yr
Range: $142K - $151K

$142K

$151K

$141,879 - $151,013 Range

Monsanto Company
3.8

Monsanto Company

Bioinformatics Scientist

$123,106

 /yr
Range: $90K - $149K

$90K

$149K

$90,018 - $148,573 Range

Ancestry
3.6

Ancestry

Bioinformatics Scientist

$143,902

 /yr
Range: $144K - $172K

$144K

$172K

$143,902 - $172,340 Range

Institute for Systems Biology
3.9

Institute for Systems Biology

Bioinformatics Scientist

$79,193

 /yr
Range: $75K - $87K

$75K

$87K

$74,945 - $87,077 Range

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Human Longevity
2.5

Human Longevity

Bioinformatics Scientist

$129,542

 /yr
Range: $96K - $173K

$96K

$173K

$95,856 - $172,907 Range

Genentech
4.2

Genentech

Bioinformatics Scientist

$181,642

 /yr
Range: $111K - $189K

$111K

$189K

$110,535 - $188,939 Range

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
4.5

$113,669

 /yr
Range: $106K - $151K

$106K

$151K

$105,586 - $150,837 Range

Invitae
3.4

Invitae

Bioinformatics Scientist

$127,778

 /yr
Range: $90K - $147K

$90K

$147K

$90,480 - $147,196 Range

Guardant Health
3.6

Guardant Health

Bioinformatics Scientist

$148,463

 /yr
Range: $130K - $281K

$130K

$281K

$130,000 - $281,338 Range

NYGC
4.0

NYGC

Bioinformatics Scientist

$149,938

 /yr
Range: $136K - $155K

$136K

$155K

$136,308 - $155,218 Range

SynapDx

SynapDx

Bioinformatics Scientist - Hourly

$62

 /hr
Range: $62 - $62

$62

$62

$62 - $62 Range

Tempus Labs
3.4

Tempus Labs

Bioinformatics Scientist

$110,711

 /yr
Range: $79K - $145K

$79K

$145K

$79,318 - $145,000 Range

Veracyte
3.5

Veracyte

Bioinformatics Scientist

$126,266

 /yr
Range: $112K - $159K

$112K

$159K

$112,000 - $159,149 Range

UNC Chapel Hill
4.0

UNC Chapel Hill

Bioinformatics Scientist

$79,488

 /yr
Range: $32K - $107K

$32K

$107K

$32,179 - $106,816 Range

Roche
4.2

Roche

Bioinformatics Scientist

$125,215

 /yr
Range: $110K - $160K

$110K

$160K

$110,363 - $159,920 Range

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4.1

$83,000

 /yr
Range: $68K - $120K

$68K

$120K

$67,782 - $119,917 Range

SRA International
4.1

SRA International

Bioinformatics Scientist

$125,950

 /yr
Range: $87K - $134K

$87K

$134K

$87,315 - $134,190 Range

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10 days ago by a Bioinformatician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$87,550

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,000/yr

11 days ago by a Bioinformatics Analyst with 1 to 3 years of experience

$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Bioinformatician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$60,000

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12 days ago by a Bioinformatics Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$92,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$84,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Bioinformatics Analyst with 4 to 6 years of experience

$145,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr
Stock Bonus$30,000/yr

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

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Frequently asked questions about a Bioinformatics Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a Bioinformatics Scientist is $106,517 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Bioinformatics Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 374 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Bioinformatics Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a Bioinformatics Scientist in United States is $151,185 per year.

The lowest salary for a Bioinformatics Scientist in United States is $75,046 per year.

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