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
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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 Salary.com)... View full job description
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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 II in the United States. The base salary for Biologist II ranges from $57,428 to $74,625 with the average base salary of $65,967. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $58,212 to $76,778 with the average total cash compensation of $67,547.