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What is the average annual salary for Botanist?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Botanist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Botanist in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Botanist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Botanist in the United States is $62,520 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Botanist in the United Sates are expected to make less than $62,520.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $62,520
  • 10%$41,736
  • 25%$51,641
  • 75%$77,166
  • 90%$90,499

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Job Description for Botanist

Studies all aspects of plant life. Applies a wide range of concepts, practices, and procedures within a specific field of specialization. May require a bachelor's degree in biological sciences. Works under minimum supervision. Assignments are broad and complex in nature. Typically reports to a manager or head of the unit. View Botanist job description

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