CELL BIOLOGIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$80,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$80,000
Median 50%
$164,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Eli Lilly and Company
Highest Paying City
Fort Collins, CO
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a cell biologist make?
The national average salary for a Cell Biologist in the United States is $80,428 per year or $38.67 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $164,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $39,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Cell Biologists are Professional companies and Pharmaceutical companies. States with the highest Cell Biologist salaries include North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Colorado, and Nebraska. Most Cell Biologists spend 2.4 years in the position.
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Biologist
$81,021

Average Cell Biologist Salary By Company

If you are a Cell Biologist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Cell Biologist jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Eli Lilly and Company and Genentech are the highest paying companies. Companies like Zoetis and General Electric also pay high salaries to their Cell Biologists.

Average Cell Biologist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Cell Biologist in the USA is $80,428 annually or $38.67 hourly. The city with the highest Cell Biologist salary is Fort Collins, CO at $146,052 per year. The Fort Collins, CO average entry-level salary for Cell Biologists is $90,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Colorado, and Nebraska are the states with the highest payscale for Cell Biologists. Nevada, Arizona, South Carolina, California, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fort Collins, CO
$146,052
2
South San Francisco, CA
$123,012
3
Cambridge, MA
$121,369
4
Seattle, WA
$120,830
5
Rockville, MD
$120,488

RECENTLY ADDED Cell Biologist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Amerit Consulting
Cell Biologist
10/31/2019
$45,914
Berkeley Lights Inc.
Cell Culture Biologist
01/31/2019
$67,766