How much does a Biologist II make in the United States? The average Biologist II salary in the United States is $62,389 as of October 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $54,312 and $70,579. 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. 

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25% $54,312 10% $46,959 90% $78,036 75% $70,579 $62,389 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Biologist II

Biologist II 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 II requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Biologist II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Biologist II: Scientific Testing, Microscopy, Test Monitoring, Sample Collection

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