Biological scientists are most often employed by the Scientific research & development services industry. The average yearly wage for Biological scientists was $71,803 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Biological scientists by wage are Facilities managers, Miscellaneous social scientists, including survey researchers & sociologists, and Physical therapists.
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 Humboldt County PUMA, CA, Rockville, Gaithersburg Cities & North Potomac PUMA, MD, and Umatilla, Union, Baker & Wallowa Counties PUMA, OR. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Biological scientists are Umatilla, Union, Baker & Wallowa Counties PUMA, OR, Humboldt County PUMA, CA, and Cambridge City PUMA, MA.