How much does a Biologist II make in the United States? The average Biologist II salary in the United States is $65,967 as of August 27, 2023, but the range typically falls between $57,428 and $74,625. 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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Biologist II Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Biologist II Salary $49,654 US August 27, 2023
25th Percentile Biologist II Salary $57,428 US August 27, 2023
50th Percentile Biologist II Salary $65,967 US August 27, 2023
75th Percentile Biologist II Salary $74,625 US August 27, 2023
90th Percentile Biologist II Salary $82,507 US August 27, 2023
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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 2023 View full job description

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