Biological scientists are most often employed by the Scientific research & development services industry. The average yearly wage for Biological scientists was $71,864 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Biological scientists by wage are Cost estimators, Ship & boat captains & operators, and Administrative services managers.
Biological scientists are part of the Life, physical, & social science occupations, along with Agricultural & food scientists, Biological scientists, Conservation scientists & foresters, Medical scientists, & life scientists, all other, Astronomers & physicists, and 17 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Biological scientists are Northwest Wisconsin PUMA, WI, DeKalb County (Northeast)Tucker PUMA, GA, and Woburn, Melrose Cities, Saugus, Wakefield & Stoneham Towns PUMA, MA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Biological scientists are DeKalb CountyDecatur & Avondale Estates Cities PUMA, GA, Northwest Wisconsin PUMA, WI, and DeKalb County (Northeast)Tucker PUMA, GA.