BIOINFORMATICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$170,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
The Dow Chemical Company
Highest Paying City
Fort Collins, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
1.7 years
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.
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$60,613
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$79,510
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Average Bioinformatician Salary By Company

Bioinformaticians report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Bioinformatician jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. The Dow Chemical Company and Fulgent Genetics are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like California Institute of the Arts and AstraZeneca report highly competitive salaries for Bioinformaticians.

Average Bioinformatician Salary By Location

Bioinformaticians in the United States of America make on average $81,706 a year or $39.28 per hour. Fort Collins, CO reports the highest annual salary for Bioinformaticians at 169,155. Not only that, Fort Collins, CO also has an average entry-level salary of $109,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Bioinformatician salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Wyoming, and Nebraska. New York, New Jersey, and Oregon have the lowest Bioinformatician salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fort Collins, CO
$169,155
2
Minneapolis, MN
$158,786
3
Jackson, MS
$147,236
4
Dallas, TX
$146,717
5
Atlanta, GA
$144,451

RECENTLY ADDED Bioinformatician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Pennsylvania
Bioinformatician
10/24/2019
$50,684
University of Pennsylvania
Bioinformatician
09/20/2019
$50,684
University of Pennsylvania
Bioinformatician
08/26/2019
$50,684
03/22/2019
$74,000
03/20/2019
$61,589
Marquette University
Bioinformatician
03/18/2019
$65,000
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Bioinformatician II
03/18/2019
$95,000
The University of Chicago
Bioinformatician II
03/07/2019
$76,500
EGL Genetic Diagnostics, LLC
Bioinformatician
03/05/2019
$64,782
The University of Chicago
Senior Bioinformatician
02/28/2019
$100,000
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