Biologist Salary in the United States

How much does a Biologist make in the United States? The average Biologist salary in the United States is $51,255 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $46,412 and $57,895. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Biologist
Kelly Services - North Chicago , IL
Biologist II- North Chicago, IL Contract length: 6 months W2 Pay rate: $26.00/hour Hours: M-F, 8 hours/day. Start time can be between 7:00am and 8:00am Top Skills: • Required Skill 1: Excellent ...
Kelly Services - 5 days ago
ATR International - North Chicago , IL
Bachelors Degree in general biology with a focus in a specific discipline (i.e. cell biology, microbiology, molecular biology). Some experience in that discipline 2-4 years preferred. Familiarity ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Synectics Inc. - Waukegan , IL
Pay Rate: $22.00- $24.00/hr W2 Contract Biologist- Waukegan, IL Leading pharmaceutical manufacturer is seeking a Biologist for their Waukegan, IL location. Responsibilities: * Culture media ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
CorTech International - North Chicago , IL
233811 Biologist II (BIO02) Location: North Chicago, Illinois Job Type: Contract Contract Length: 5+ Months Salary Range: $26 / HR Job Description: Bachelors Degree in general biology with a focus in ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Asen Computer Associates - North Chicago , IL
BIOLOGIST II Duration: 6 Months Contract (With possibility of extension/perm. hire) Location: North Chicago, Illinois Rate: $22-$26/hr (W2, No Benefits) Job Description: · Bachelor's Degree in ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Medix - Mount Oliver , PA
Biologist Position Details : Full Time, Direct Hire Job Responsibilities * Flow cytometry * Confocal microscopy * Laser microdissection microscopy * qPCR and digital PCR * RNAseq, scRNAseq, NGS
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago