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Wildlife biologist salary in United States

How much does a Wildlife Biologist make in the United States?

Average base salary

$65,277

The average salary for a wildlife biologist is $65,277 per year in the United States. 59 salaries reported, updated at September 9, 2022

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Top companies for Wildlife Biologists in United States

  1. State of Alaska
    4.0star
    413 reviews17 salaries reported
    $79,321per year
  2. $73,989per year
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Highest paying cities for Wildlife Biologists near United States

  1. Nome, AK
    $69,509 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Portland, OR
    $68,146 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Anchorage, AK
    $66,037 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Ventura, CA
    $65,243 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Boise, ID
    $62,557 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Dixon, CA
    $61,153 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Fort Myers, FL
    $59,722 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Coeur d'Alene, ID
    $58,329 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Lewiston, ID
    $57,692 per year
    5 salaries reported
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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Biologist

19,542 job openings

Average $65,100 per year

Natural Resource Technician

68 job openings

Average $54,494 per year

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