Genetic Engineers Salary

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The average yearly salary for Genetic Engineers is $69,700. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Genetic Engineers, you could expect a starting pay rate of $57,400 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $82,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Genetic Engineers Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Genetic Engineers Salary

$55,760 - $83,640

Starting Yearly Genetic Engineers Salary

$45,920 - $68,880

Top Yearly Genetic Engineers Salary

$65,600 - $98,400

Monthly Genetic Engineers Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Genetic Engineers Salary

$4,647 - $6,970

Starting Monthly Genetic Engineers Salary

$3,827 - $5,740

Top Monthly Genetic Engineers Salary

$5,467 - $8,200

Hourly Genetic Engineers Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Genetic Engineers Salary

$25 - $37

Starting Hourly Genetic Engineers Salary

$21 - $31

Top Hourly Genetic Engineers Salary

$29 - $44


Genetic Engineers Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Genetic Engineers age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Genetic Engineers are male in the United States, and 51% of the Genetic Engineers are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Genetic Engineers


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