What is the average salary for a Marine Biologist in United States?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Marine Biologist is $77,630. Salaries start from $39,700 and go up to $124,680. Please note that the average salary for a Marine Biologist 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 Marine Biologists in United States earn:

$124,680
Senior

The top 25% of Marine Biologists in United States earn:

$93,330
Experienced

The middle 50% of Marine Biologists in United States earn:

$70,800
Junior

The bottom 25% of Marine Biologists in United States earn:

$51,630
Starting

The bottom 10% of Marine Biologists in United States earn:

$39,700

Historical salary

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