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Microbiologist

Microbiologist is the study of living organisms that are invisible to the naked eye. The small things like bacteria, fungi and viruses.

Salary and Benefits of Microbiologist

Salaries of a Microbiologists can range from $20,000 to 100,000 Per year.

Their benefit as a Microbiologists is that they can work in variety of industries like food, research, and education.

Job description

  • Compensation are between $56,000 - $84,000 based on experience and education levels.
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree (B.A. or B.S.)
  • They study and test bacteria and other organisms in controlled environments to better understand their breakdown and how they react when put through different tests.
  • They can work at hospital, food industry, Research laboratories, and a environmentalist.


Work site and More Information!

American Society for Microbiology
1752 N Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036-2904