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What is the average salary for a Biochemist?

The average salary of a Biochemist is $44.1. Salaries start from $20.5 and go up to $71.1. 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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$0 $71.1
Starting ($20.51)
Junior ($27.75)
Experienced ($40.54)
Senior ($54.8)
Highest ($71.05)
Highest

The top 10% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$71.1
Senior

The top 25% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$54.8
Experienced

The middle 50% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$40.5
Junior

The bottom 25% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$27.8
Starting

The bottom 10% of Biochemists in United States earn:

$20.5

Historical salary

Biochemist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Biochemist Salary in New Jersey 60.1 1
Biochemist Salary in Massachusetts 50.3 2
Biochemist Salary in Connecticut 49.9 3
Biochemist Salary in New Hampshire 49.9 4
Biochemist Salary in California 48.9 5
Biochemist Salary in Pennsylvania 48.2 6
Biochemist Salary in Indiana 48.1 7
Biochemist Salary in United States 44.1 8
Biochemist Salary in Delaware 42.8 9
Biochemist Salary in West Virginia 42.1 10
Biochemist Salary in Tennessee 41.9 11
Biochemist Salary in North Carolina 41.7 12
Biochemist Salary in Washington 41.1 13
Biochemist Salary in Colorado 38.5 14
Biochemist Salary in Missouri 38.1 15
Biochemist Salary in Maine 37.1 16
Biochemist Salary in Maryland 37.0 17
Biochemist Salary in Oregon 36.5 18
Biochemist Salary in New York 36.3 19
Biochemist Salary in Virginia 35.6 20
Biochemist Salary in Illinois 35.3 21
Biochemist Salary in Florida 35.3 22
Biochemist Salary in South Carolina 34.2 23
Biochemist Salary in Nevada 34.1 24
Biochemist Salary in Iowa 33.9 25
Biochemist Salary in Texas 33.8 26
Biochemist Salary in Ohio 33.5 27
Biochemist Salary in Minnesota 33.5 28
Biochemist Salary in Wisconsin 32.9 29
Biochemist Salary in Puerto Rico 31.9 30
Biochemist Salary in Rhode Island 31.4 31
Biochemist Salary in Kentucky 29.3 32
Biochemist Salary in Oklahoma 29.0 33
Biochemist Salary in Nebraska 27.4 34
Biochemist Salary in Arizona 27.2 35
Biochemist Salary in Utah 27.0 36
Biochemist Salary in Idaho 24.3 37
Biochemist Salary in Michigan 23.7 38
Biochemist Salary in Louisiana 23.2 39
Biochemist Salary in Georgia 22.8 40
Biochemist Salary in District of Columbia 22.7 41