Scientist I - Biotech Salary in the United States

How much does a Scientist I - Biotech make in the United States? The average Scientist I - Biotech salary in the United States is $96,785 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $87,931 and $107,787. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Performs a variety of laboratory procedures using established synthetic methods and techniques under general guidance. Conducts experiments, some moderately complex. Conducts and interprets routine spectroscopic data (i.e., NMR and IR). Requires a Ph.D. in area of specialty. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Scientist I - Biotech

    0 - 2 years experience

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    Scientist II - Biotech

    2 - 4 years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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