How much does a Biologist I make in the United States? The average Biologist I salary in the United States is $52,598 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $47,641 and $59,379. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Biologist I

Biologist I studies the basic principles of plant and animal life and the effects of varying environmental and physical conditions such as radioactivity or pollution. Studies reactions of plants, animals, and marine species to parasites, bacteria, pharmaceuticals and chemicals. Being a Biologist I requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Biologist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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Vaso Corporation operates in the healthcare equipment and information technology industries in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: IT, Professional Sales Service, and Equipment. The IT segment primarily focuses on healthcare IT and managed network technology services. Thi... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
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Skills associated with Biologist I: Test Monitoring, Scientific Testing, Sample Collection, Microscopy

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