Biostatistician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$112,000
$67,000
Min 10%
$112,000
Median 50%
$188,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Marshfield Clinic
Highest Paying City
Billerica, MA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a biostatistician make?
The national average salary for a Biostatistician in the United States is $113,016 per year or $54.33 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 121,000. The top 10 percent earn over $188,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $67,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Biostatisticians are in Pharmaceutical companies and Health Care companies. Alaska, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Vermont are some of the states with the best Biostatistician salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Biostatistician is 3.3 years.
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Average Biostatistician Salary By Location

Across America, Biostatisticians make on average $113,016 annually or $54.33 hourly. The top city when it comes to Biostatistician salaries is Billerica, MA at $111,146 per year. The average starting salary in Billerica, MA for Biostatisticians is $59,000. Alaska, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Vermont are the states with the highest payscale for Biostatisticians. Idaho, Hawaii, South Dakota, Wyoming, and North Dakota have the lowest reported salaries for Biostatisticians.

Map of Biostatistician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Biostatisticians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Biostatistician Salary By Company

Biostatistician jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Pharmaceutical companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for Biostatisticians. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Biostatisticians are Marshfield Clinic and Providence Health & Services. Companies like Nemours and Henry Ford Health System also pay high salaries to their Biostatisticians.

Average Biostatistician Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Biostatistician works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Pharmaceutical companies, Technology companies, and Health Care companies pay their Biostatisticians well. Pharmaceutical companies pay Biostatisticians an average salary of $124,498, Technology companies pay $113,076, and Health Care companys come in at $109,092. At $83,769, the average salary for Biostatisticians in the Non Profits industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Pharmaceutical
Pharmaceutical
$124,498
$124k
Technology
Technology
$113,076
$113k
Health Care
Health Care
$109,092
$109k
Education
Education
$84,983
$85k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$83,769
$84k

Biostatistician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Biostatistician Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Senior Biostatistician
Senior Biostatistician
04/27/2020
04/27/2020
$150,000
$150,000
Biostatistician
Biostatistician
04/20/2020
04/20/2020
$52,495
$52,495
University of Utah
University of Utah
Biostatistician I
Biostatistician I
04/17/2020
04/17/2020
$50,400
$50,400
University of Utah
University of Utah
Biostatistician II
Biostatistician II
03/24/2020
03/24/2020
$47,600
$47,600
Biostatistician
Biostatistician
03/11/2020
03/11/2020
$58,000
$58,000
Biostatistician
Biostatistician
03/05/2020
03/05/2020
$84,732
$84,732
Senior Biostatistician-Remote
Senior Biostatistician-Remote
03/02/2020
03/02/2020
$120,000
$120,000
Biostatistician, Sr
Biostatistician, Sr
03/01/2020
03/01/2020
$68,252
$68,252
University of Utah
University of Utah
Biostatistician I
Biostatistician I
02/26/2020
02/26/2020
$64,349
$64,349
University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania
Biostatistician
Biostatistician
02/13/2020
02/13/2020
$59,703
$59,703