How much does a Biologist I make in the United States? The average Biologist I salary in the United States is $53,760 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $48,690 and $60,687. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
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 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
What does a Biologist I do?
Biologist I in Austin, TX
Biologists research and explain the living world around us.
December 13, 2019
Biologist I in Boca Raton, FL
Biologists who work in basic research formulate theories and devise experiments to advance human knowledge on life including topics such as evolution, biochemistry, molecular biology, neuroscience and cell biology.
October 20, 2019
Biologist I in Fayetteville, NC
A marine biologist has so many areas of specialized fields that each one carries it’s own title, but all of them study the organisms in the water, to include marine animal life.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Biologist I in the United States. The base salary for Biologist I ranges from $48,690 to $60,687 with the average base salary of $53,760. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $49,348 to $62,101 with the average total cash compensation of $55,299.