Bioinformatics scientist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Bioinformatics scientist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $84,670
Maryland $97,850
Virginia $83,180
Connecticut $91,320
Delaware $92,440
California $87,760
Rhode Island $94,580
New York $88,430
Washington $79,590
Massachusetts $74,580
Illinois $83,370
Arizona $73,980
North Carolina $79,580
Texas $80,910
Mississippi $75,580
Hawaii $80,340
New Hampshire $81,170
South Carolina $77,560
Vermont $73,460
Alaska $79,260
Maine $71,650
New Jersey $81,880
Michigan $73,370
Nebraska $75,820
Arkansas $73,380
Utah $75,310
Minnesota $73,130
New Mexico $75,760
Pennsylvania $71,110
Wisconsin $70,540
Nevada $74,080
Georgia $71,280
Colorado $71,030
Florida $75,010
Wyoming $71,410
Idaho $71,420
North Dakota $67,560
West Virginia $71,140
Oregon $67,350
Indiana $68,110
Ohio $66,590
Tennessee $65,690
Missouri $67,350
Alabama $65,970
Montana $67,340
Louisiana $63,310
South Dakota $65,790
Kentucky $63,260
Kansas $60,240
Oklahoma $63,270
Iowa $62,770

How do bioinformatics scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Bioinformatics scientists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than distance learning coordinators but more than geographers.

Career Median Salary
Distance learning coordinator salary $83K
Full stack developer salary $70K
Biologist salary $78K
Computer systems analyst salary $79K
Molecular biologist salary $76K
Bioinformatics scientist salary $80K
Hydrologist salary $79K
IT security consultant salary $60K
Computer systems administrator salary $75K
Geographer salary $80K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)