Scientist I - Biotech Salary in the United States

How much does a Scientist I - Biotech make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Scientist I - Biotech in the United States is $47 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $42 and $52. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Scientist I - Biotech performs a variety of laboratory procedures using established synthetic methods and techniques under general guidance. Conducts experiments, some moderately complex. Being a Scientist I - Biotech conducts and interprets routine spectroscopic data (i.e., NMR and IR). Requires a Ph.D. in area of specialty. Additionally, Scientist I - Biotech typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Scientist I - Biotech typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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