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Anatomist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$39,800 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Anatomist is $39,800 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Anatomist is between $30,164 and $47,777. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for an Anatomist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Studies form and structure of animal bodies: examines large organs and organ systems of body by systematic observation and dissection, and examines minute structure of organs, tissues, and cells, using microscope.
  • Compares structure of one species with that of another.
  • Determines ability of animal bodies to regenerate destroyed or damaged parts, and investigates possibility of transplanting organs and skin segments from one living body to another.
  • Conducts research into basic laws of biological science to determine application to human medicine.
Anatomist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Animal Breeders

Job family population: 1,800

Estimated population of Anatomist jobs: 115

Rate of error: 12.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Anatomist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Certified Medical Coder
May 21
Merrillville, IN, USA
Bone and Joint Specialists
Thorough working knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, as demonstrated by certification through a nationally accredited body (e.g., AAPC or AHIMA) required. Must have one of the ...
Cardiac Catherization Tech, PRN/Registry, St Joseph Medical Center, Joliet
Apr 27
Joliet, United States
Presence Health
Positions patients and equipment to best demonstrate anatomic area of interest, respecting patient ability and comfort. Utilizes appropriate immobilization devices as required for performing quality ...
Coder - Per Diem
Apr 23
Chicago, United States
Rush University Medical Center
RHIA, RHIT, and/or CCS Certification preferred Experience in medical record coding preferred Knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and physiology required Cooperates well with others Competent ...
May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
Apply knowledge of medical terminology as it applies to anatomy and physiology * Maintain a medical record tracking system within the medical treatment facility TRAINING Job training for a patient ...
Healthcare Customer Service Representative
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
CRS Group
Knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy a plus. * Referral preference given to applicants able to take and meet testing criteria. Company Description Founded in 1994 as Computer Resource ...
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