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After graduation, biology and related studies graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $96,698, while the bottom 20% make closer to $37,306. The median grad salary is $60,062.
Biology and Related Studies graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in biology and related studies is $30,409, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $51,296.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
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