Senior Microbiologist

Senior Microbiologist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$80,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$80,000
Median 50%
$164,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
The Dow Chemical Company
Highest Paying City
Maple Grove, MN
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
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.
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Average Senior Microbiologist Salary By Location

As a Senior Microbiologist in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $80,923 per year or $38.91 per hour. Senior Microbiologists make the most in Maple Grove, MN at about $117,798 per year. Even an entry-level Senior Microbiologist makes $69,000 per year in Maple Grove, MN. District of Columbia, North Dakota, Maryland, Georgia, and South Dakota are the top 5 highest earning states for Senior Microbiologists. Delaware, New York, Connecticut, South Carolina, and Florida have the lowest reported salaries for Senior Microbiologists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Maple Grove, MN
$117,798
2
Danvers, MA
$106,706
3
Pasadena, CA
$105,286
4
Madison, WI
$102,045
5
Indianapolis, IN
$93,896

Average Senior Microbiologist Salary By Company

Senior Microbiologists can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Microbiologists are Pharmaceutical companies and Professional companies. The Dow Chemical Company and Teleflex are the best paying companies for Senior Microbiologists. If you can find a job at a company like Medtronic or Arch Chemicals, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Senior Microbiologists.

Recently Added Senior Microbiologist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Wisconsin Madison
Senior Microbiologist
07/13/2019
$50,286