How much does a bioinformatician make?
Bioinformaticians in America make, on average, $81,706 a year or $39.28 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 131,000. The top 10 percent earn over $170,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $39,000 annually. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Bioinformaticians are Health Care companies and Internet companies. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Nebraska are some of the states with the best Bioinformatician salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Bioinformatician is 1.7 years.