What is the average salary for a Biochemist?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Biochemist is $91,640. Salaries start from $42,660 and go up to $147,780. Please note that the average salary for a Biochemist may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$147,780
Senior

The top 25% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$113,980
Experienced

The middle 50% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$84,320
Junior

The bottom 25% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$57,720
Starting

The bottom 10% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$42,660

Historical salary

Biochemist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Biochemist Salary in New Jersey 125,090 1
Biochemist Salary in Massachusetts 104,540 2
Biochemist Salary in Connecticut 103,720 3
Biochemist Salary in New Hampshire 103,690 4
Biochemist Salary in California 101,750 5
Biochemist Salary in Pennsylvania 100,200 6
Biochemist Salary in Indiana 99,990 7
Biochemist Salary in United States 91,640 8
Biochemist Salary in Delaware 89,000 9
Biochemist Salary in West Virginia 87,470 10
Biochemist Salary in Tennessee 87,140 11
Biochemist Salary in North Carolina 86,670 12
Biochemist Salary in Washington 85,390 13
Biochemist Salary in Colorado 79,990 14
Biochemist Salary in Missouri 79,270 15
Biochemist Salary in Maine 77,140 16
Biochemist Salary in Maryland 76,910 17
Biochemist Salary in Oregon 75,810 18
Biochemist Salary in New York 75,520 19
Biochemist Salary in Virginia 74,050 20
Biochemist Salary in Illinois 73,500 21
Biochemist Salary in Florida 73,310 22
Biochemist Salary in South Carolina 71,090 23
Biochemist Salary in Nevada 70,990 24
Biochemist Salary in Iowa 70,560 25
Biochemist Salary in Texas 70,310 26
Biochemist Salary in Ohio 69,650 27
Biochemist Salary in Minnesota 69,650 28
Biochemist Salary in Wisconsin 68,390 29
Biochemist Salary in Puerto Rico 66,360 30
Biochemist Salary in Rhode Island 65,260 31
Biochemist Salary in Kentucky 60,900 32
Biochemist Salary in Oklahoma 60,260 33
Biochemist Salary in Nebraska 57,030 34
Biochemist Salary in Arizona 56,500 35
Biochemist Salary in Utah 56,200 36
Biochemist Salary in Idaho 50,620 37
Biochemist Salary in Michigan 49,250 38
Biochemist Salary in Louisiana 48,250 39
Biochemist Salary in Georgia 47,470 40
Biochemist Salary in District of Columbia 47,290 41

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics