BIOINFORMATICS SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$81,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$81,000
Median 50%
$164,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Little Rock, AR
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a bioinformatics specialist make?
Bioinformatics Specialists in America make, on average, $81,112 a year or $39.0 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $164,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $39,000. Most Bioinformatics Specialist jobs are in Health Care companies and Hospitality companies. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Minnesota, and Vermont are some of the states with the best Bioinformatics Specialist salaries in the US. The typical employment in the position spans 2.8 years.

Average Bioinformatics Specialist Salary By Company

There is good job security in Bioinformatics Specialist positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Health Care companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Bioinformatics Specialists. Medical Science & Computing Llc and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia report highly competitive salaries for Bioinformatics Specialists.

Average Bioinformatics Specialist Salary By Location

Bioinformatics Specialists in the United States of America make on average $81,112 a year or $39.0 per hour. Little Rock, AR reports the highest annual salary for Bioinformatics Specialists at 141,318. The average entry-level salary in Little Rock, AR is $80,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Minnesota, and Vermont are the highest paying states. New Jersey, Arizona, Oregon, California, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Little Rock, AR
$141,318
2
Ardmore, OK
$139,537
3
Dallas, TX
$138,125
4
Saint Louis, MO
$132,292
5
Pleasanton, CA
$127,884

Average Bioinformatics Specialist Salary By Industry

Bioinformatics Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Professional companies, Health Care companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Bioinformatics Specialists. Professional companies pay their Bioinformatics Specialists the highest wages, averaging $88,409 per year. Health Care companies and Technology companies pay well too, at $86,855 and $81,442, respectively. At $71,769, the average salary for Bioinformatics Specialists in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$88,409
2
Health Care
$86,855
3
Technology
$81,442
4
Hospitality
$71,769

RECENTLY ADDED Bioinformatics Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Greenwood Genetic Center
Bioinformatics Specialist
03/19/2019
$60,900
Pieriandx Inc.
Bioinformatics Specialist
03/14/2019
$45,000
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Bioinformatics Specialist
02/26/2019
$80,000