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Biologist II in Sacramento, CA

How much does a Biologist II earn in Sacramento, CA? The average Biologist II salary in Sacramento, CA is $64,211 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $55,896 and $72,648. 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 Cost of Living in Sacramento, CA

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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 mar

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  1. Down a level:

    Biologist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Biologist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Biologist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Master's Degree

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