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Microbiologist II in Salinas, CA

How much does a Microbiologist II earn in Salinas, CA? The average Microbiologist II salary in Salinas, CA is $66,402 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $58,709 and $79,437. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Salinas, CA

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Identifies, isolates and studies micro-organisms, bacteria and their byproducts. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires

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    Microbiologist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Microbiologist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Microbiologist III

    4 - 7 years experience

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