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The average molecular biologist salary in Arizona, United States is $62,265 or an equivalent hourly rate of $30. This is 5% lower (-$2,954) than the average molecular biologist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,220. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.
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An entry level molecular biologist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $38,418. On the other end, a senior level molecular biologist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $81,777.

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Job Description
Study the chemical composition or physical principles of living cells and organisms, their electrical and mechanical energy, and related phenomena. May conduct research to further understanding of the complex chemical combinations and reactions involved in metabolism, reproduction, growth, and heredity. May determine the effects of foods, drugs, serums, hormones, and other substances on tissues and vital processes of living organisms.

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