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Bioinformatics Scientist Salary

$105,677 (USD)

Average Salary

$51/hr

Average Hourly

$2,843

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 10, 2019

The average pay for a Bioinformatics Scientist is $105,677 a year and $51 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Bioinformatics Scientist is between $74,287 and $131,159. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Designs, develops, and implements complex computer software used to better understand biological data including, but not limited to, genomics, genetics, and evolutionary biology.
  • Communicates and collaborates with research scientists to discuss and plan software requirements.
Bioinformatics Scientist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Biological Scientists, All Other

Job family population: 42,640

Estimated population of Bioinformatics Scientist jobs: 11,882

Rate of error: 2.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$122,509
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Bioinformatics Scientist Job Listings for United States

Bioinformatics Scientist
Dec 4
Foster City, CA, USA
Sunrise Systems Inc
Associate Scientist - Bioinformatics Specific Job Responsibilities * With guidance, conduct analysis of large data sets from second and third generation sequencing platforms (Illumina and PacBio
Bioinformatics Scientist
Nov 5
San Francisco, CA, USA
Harnham
BIOINFORMATICS SCIENTIST $100,000 - $140,000 + BENEFITS SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Do you have exceptional skills working with Next Generation Sequencing? Use your skills in an industry setting to ...
Senior Bioinformatics Scientist
Oct 29
South San Francisco, California, USA
Assembly Biosciences
The Senior Bioinformatics Scientist will have industry experience and deep expertise in computational analyses of the microbiome. Working in conjunction with the R&D team, you will bring The ...
Bioinformatics Scientist
Nov 7
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Ambry Genetics
PhD degree in bioinformatics, computational biology, computer science, or related discipline or MS degree plus at least 3 years industrial experiences * Familiar with molecular biology, biological ...
Bioinformatics Scientist, Carlsbad, CA
Oct 30
Carlsbad, CA, USA
Kelly Services
Bioinformatics Scientist, Carlsbad, CA This is an exciting opportunity to join the cutting-edge sequencing applications development team at one of our top clients, Thermo Fisher Scientific in ...

The average pay for a Bioinformatics Scientist is $105,677 a year and $51 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Bioinformatics Scientist is between $74,287 and $131,159. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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