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Bioinformatics Specialists


In April 2014, reported the average salary for bioinformatics specialists was $52,000. The U.S. Department of Labor reports that mean annual salaries for biological scientists (including bioinformatics specialists) who worked in pharmaceutical and medicine manufacturing were $82,360 in May 2014. Salaries for all biological scientists ranged from less than $42,480 to $115,260 or more. Those who worked for the federal government earned mean annual salaries of $77,170. Bioinformatics specialists with advanced degrees earn the highest salaries.

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