Biologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Biologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $36,097
Florida $30,786
North Carolina $34,000
New York $37,758
Texas $30,000

How do biologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Biologists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than industrial ecologists but more than cartographers.

Career Median Salary
Industrial ecologist salary $71K
Climate change analyst salary $71K
Environmental restoration planner salary $71K
Environmental consultant salary $71K
Scientist salary $70K
Biologist salary $69K
Food science technologist salary $69K
Soil and plant scientist salary $63K
Geodesist salary $63K
Cartographer salary $63K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)