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$52,962

Average Base Salary

$25/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$826

Average Bonus
The average animal geneticist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $52,962 or an equivalent hourly rate of $25. This is 14% higher (+$6,652) than the average animal geneticist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $826. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$36,902

Entry Level Salary

$70,005

Senior Level Salary
An entry level animal geneticist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $36,902. On the other end, a senior level animal geneticist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $70,005.

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Job Description
Study the origins, behavior, diseases, genetics, and life processes of animals and wildlife. May specialize in wildlife research and management. May collect and analyze biological data to determine the environmental effects of present and potential use of land and water habitats.
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