Microbiologist I Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Entry Level Microbiologist, Microbiologist I, Bacteriologist I

What is the average annual salary for Microbiologist I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Microbiologist I 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 Microbiologist I in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Microbiologist I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Microbiologist I in the United States is $42,314 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Microbiologist I in the United States are expected to make less than $42,314.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $42,314
  • 10%$33,339
  • 25%$37,616
  • 75%$47,888
  • 90%$52,963

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Job Description for Microbiologist I

Identifies, isolates and studies micro-organisms, bacteria and their byproducts. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Microbiologist I job description

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Categories:  Biotechnology, Entry Level, Pharmaceuticals, Science and Research

Industries:  Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Healthcare, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals

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