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Molecular Biologist Salary
in Montana, United States

$60,948 (USD)

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Last updated: March 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Molecular Biologist is $60,948 a year and $29 an hour in Montana, United States. The average salary range for a Molecular Biologist is between $43,775 and $75,149. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Molecular Biologist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Montana, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Studies the structure and activity of macromolecules and the macromolecular mechanisms found in living things, such as the molecular nature of the gene and its mechanisms of gene replication, mutation, and expression.
  • Studies, characterizes, isolates, and manipulates the molecular components of living cells and organisms in order to understand the interactions between systems in cells, including the interactions between DNA, the repository of genetic information;
  • RNA, a close relative of DNA whose functions range from serving as a temporary working copy of DNA to actual structural and enzymatic functions as well as a functional and structural part of the translational apparatus; and protein, the major structural and enzymatic type of molecule in cells, and learning how these interactions are regulated.
Molecular Biologist Job Prevalence in Montana, United States

Job family: Biochemists and Biophysicists

Job family population: 27,380

Estimated population of Molecular Biologist jobs: 2,794

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Molecular Biologist Job Listings for Montana, United States

Pathology Laboratory Histotech
Mar 22
Billings, United States
Yellowstone Pathology Institute, Inc.
... molecular pathology. Cases vary in composition and complexity. Billings is the largest city in ... Minimum college course work in the areas of biology, chemistry and sciences to meet CLIA ...
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