How much does a Biologist V make in the United States? The average Biologist V salary in the United States is $116,183 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $100,752 and $127,445. 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% $100,752 10% $86,703 90% $137,700 75% $127,445 $116,183 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Biologist V

Biologist V 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 V requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager. The Biologist V works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. To be a Biologist V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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