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 $87,840
Maryland $93,760
Connecticut $99,030
New Hampshire $85,960
Virginia $82,180
Illinois $85,220
Rhode Island $88,840
California $81,410
New York $80,540
New Jersey $87,440
Alaska $77,010
Mississippi $73,070
Washington $75,170
Florida $73,370
Hawaii $78,670
South Carolina $75,050
Pennsylvania $75,040
Arizona $72,810
Michigan $79,480
North Carolina $71,290
Indiana $75,410
Wisconsin $66,970
Arkansas $71,100
Texas $72,620
Nebraska $73,380
Georgia $72,040
Minnesota $69,140
Utah $71,020
Idaho $71,100
Massachusetts $57,520
Nevada $71,020
Ohio $66,820
North Dakota $67,840
Missouri $67,150
Oregon $65,180
Colorado $67,160
Wyoming $65,190
West Virginia $69,130
Tennessee $70,700
New Mexico $69,120
Montana $67,150
Alabama $67,150
Louisiana $62,150
Oklahoma $62,010
Kentucky $59,250
Iowa $60,510
South Dakota $60,390
Kansas $52,380

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 IT managers but more than industrial ecologists.

Career Median Salary
IT manager salary $64K
Hydrologist salary $80K
Biochemist salary $64K
Electrical engineer salary $73K
IT security consultant salary $61K
Bioinformatics scientist salary $77K
UX designer salary $66K
Server administrator salary $44K
Broadcast and sound engineering technician salary $34K
Industrial ecologist salary $69K