How much does a senior microbiologist make?
As a Senior Microbiologist in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $80,923 per year or $38.91 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 125,000. The top 10 percent earn over $164,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $39,000 annually. Pharmaceutical companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Microbiologists. The best states for high paying Senior Microbiologist jobs are District of Columbia, North Dakota, Maryland, Georgia, and South Dakota. The typical employment for a Senior Microbiologist is 4.3 years.