Biologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Biologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New York $37,758
California $36,097
Florida $30,786
North Carolina $34,000
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 geospatial information scientists but more than geographers.

Career Median Salary
Geospatial information scientist salary $90K
Nanotechnology engineer salary $97K
Atmospheric scientist salary $94K
Biostatistician salary $88K
Statistician salary $88K
Biologist salary $78K
Molecular biologist salary $76K
Bioinformatics scientist salary $80K
Hydrologist salary $79K
Geographer salary $80K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)