The average salary for a biologist in the United States is around $77,550 per year.
This is 30% above the national average. Updated in 2018.
Biologists earn an average yearly salary of $77,550. Wages typically start from $44,100 and go up to $140,240.
Biologist earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Biologist salary by state
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How do biologist salaries compare to similar careers?
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)