Microbiologist Salary

£24,900
per year
per month
£1,710
per month
per year

Microbiologist - Average Salary

The average salary for a Microbiologist is £24,900 gross per year (£1,710 net per month), which is £4,700 (-16%) lower than the UK's national average salary.
A Microbiologist can expect an average starting salary of £14,100. The highest salaries can exceed £50,000.
£14,100
Low
£24,900
Average
£50,000
High
£1,090
Low
£1,710
Average
£3,130
High

Microbiologist Salary - Distribution

Low
£14,100
Average
£24,900
Senior
£34,100
High
£50,000
Low
£1,090
Average
£1,710
Senior
£2,230
High
£3,130
Among microbiologists, Junior Microbiologists tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Microbiologists enjoy the highest salaries.

Microbiologist - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Senior Microbiologist£34K/year
+37% 
NHS Microbiologist£30K/year
+21% 
Clinical Microbiologist£29K/year
+18% 
Medical Microbiologist£29K/year
+16% 
Industrial Microbiologist£27K/year
+8% 
Environmental Microbiologist£25K/year
+2% 
Food Microbiologist£24K/year
 -3%
Junior Microbiologist£21K/year
 -15%

Microbiologist - Pay by Experience Level

An Entry Level Microbiologist with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of £14,100 gross per year. A mid career Microbiologist with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £23,600, while a Senior Microbiologist with 10-20 years of experience makes on average £34,100. Microbiologists with more than 20 years of experience earn £38,400 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Microbiologist

Late Career▲ +54%
Senior▲ +37%
Average Salary£24,900/year
Mid Career▼ -5%
Entry Level▼ -43%

Gender Breakdown

Female
64%
Male
36%

Microbiologist - Jobs by Location

Microbiologist - Related Salaries

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Microbiologist jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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