Salary for
Biologist II in Independence, Missouri

How much does a Biologist II earn in Independence, MO? The average Biologist II salary in Independence, MO is $58,000 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,491 and $65,620. 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 Independence, MO

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Job Description

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 marine species to parasites, bacteria, pharmaceuticals and chemicals. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work.

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    Biologist I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Biologist II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Biologist III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Master's Degree

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