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What is the average salary for Geneticists in the United States?

Geneticists earn an average hourly wage of $37.46. Hourly wages typically start from $20.42 and go up to $55.42. Geneticists earn an average salary of $77,920 per year. Salaries typically start from $42,480 and go up to $115,260.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Geneticists in the United States earn:

$55.42 an hour $115,260 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Geneticists in the United States earn:

$43.23 an hour $89,930 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Geneticists in the United States earn:

$35.92 an hour $74,720 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Geneticists in the United States earn:

$27.65 an hour $57,510 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Geneticists in the United States earn:

$20.42 an hour $42,480 per year

Historical salary for Geneticists in the United States

Geneticist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Geneticist Salary in District of Columbia $51.04 $106,160 # 1
Geneticist Salary in Virginia $47.77 $99,360 # 2
Geneticist Salary in Maryland $45.53 $94,710 # 3
Geneticist Salary in Massachusetts $42.76 $88,930 # 4
Geneticist Salary in New Hampshire $41.06 $85,400 # 5
Geneticist Salary in California $40.34 $83,910 # 6
Geneticist Salary in Connecticut $38.88 $80,860 # 7
Geneticist Salary in New Jersey $38.87 $80,860 # 8
Geneticist Salary in Illinois $38.41 $79,900 # 9
Geneticist Salary in Rhode Island $38.16 $79,380 # 10
Geneticist Salary in Pennsylvania $37.17 $77,320 # 11
Geneticist Salary in North Carolina $36.60 $76,140 # 12
Geneticist Salary in Washington $36.46 $75,830 # 13
Geneticist Salary in Alaska $36.43 $75,770 # 14
Geneticist Salary in Kansas $35.88 $74,630 # 15
Geneticist Salary in Florida $35.53 $73,900 # 16
Geneticist Salary in New York $35.04 $72,890 # 17
Geneticist Salary in Georgia $34.12 $70,980 # 18
Geneticist Salary in South Carolina $34.12 $70,970 # 19
Geneticist Salary in Colorado $34.11 $70,940 # 20
Geneticist Salary in Mississippi $33.92 $70,550 # 21
Geneticist Salary in Wisconsin $33.76 $70,210 # 22
Geneticist Salary in Missouri $33.42 $69,520 # 23
Geneticist Salary in Ohio $33.42 $69,510 # 24
Geneticist Salary in Hawaii $33.40 $69,480 # 25
Geneticist Salary in Nebraska $33.29 $69,250 # 26
Geneticist Salary in Texas $33.07 $68,780 # 27
Geneticist Salary in West Virginia $32.90 $68,440 # 28
Geneticist Salary in Michigan $32.50 $67,610 # 29
Geneticist Salary in Nevada $32.50 $67,600 # 30
Geneticist Salary in Utah $32.02 $66,590 # 31
Geneticist Salary in Idaho $32.00 $66,550 # 32
Geneticist Salary in Oregon $31.97 $66,510 # 33
Geneticist Salary in Minnesota $31.70 $65,930 # 34
Geneticist Salary in Oklahoma $31.50 $65,520 # 35
Geneticist Salary in Alabama $31.46 $65,430 # 36
Geneticist Salary in Wyoming $31.19 $64,880 # 37
Geneticist Salary in Tennessee $30.85 $64,160 # 38
Geneticist Salary in North Dakota $30.80 $64,060 # 39
Geneticist Salary in New Mexico $30.72 $63,910 # 40
Geneticist Salary in Indiana $30.39 $63,200 # 41
Geneticist Salary in Louisiana $30.35 $63,120 # 42
Geneticist Salary in Arizona $29.53 $61,420 # 43
Geneticist Salary in Kentucky $29.49 $61,350 # 44
Geneticist Salary in Montana $29.48 $61,310 # 45
Geneticist Salary in South Dakota $28.72 $59,730 # 46
Geneticist Salary in Iowa $28.34 $58,940 # 47
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics