Biologist Salaries in Canada

Updated Dec 1, 2022
$65,173 /yr
Average Base Pay

176 salaries

$44K

Low

$65K

Average

$97K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$3,332Range$905 - $12,272

How much does a Biologist make? The national average salary for a Biologist is $65,173 in Canada. Filter by location to see Biologist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 176 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Biologist employees.

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Department of Fisheries and Oceans
4.2

Department of Fisheries and Oceans

Biologist

$82,670

 /yr
Range: $64K - $102K
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$64K

$102K

$63,885 - $102,214 Range

BC Public Service
3.8

BC Public Service

Biologist

$76,698

 /yr
Range: $72K - $84K

$72K

$84K

$72,391 - $83,858 Range

Golder Associates
3.7

Golder Associates

Biologist

$88,603

 /yr
Range: $69K - $105K

$69K

$105K

$69,201 - $104,759 Range

Hemmera
4.1

Hemmera

Biologist

$65,172

 /yr
Range: $56K - $78K

$56K

$78K

$56,473 - $78,117 Range

Stantec
3.9

Stantec

Biologist

$65,015

 /yr
Range: $55K - $107K

$55K

$107K

$55,484 - $107,417 Range

Triton Environmental Consultants
3.3

Triton Environmental Consultants

Biologist - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $25 - $33

$25

$33

$25 - $33 Range

Keystone Environmental
3.9

Keystone Environmental

Biologist

$66,000

 /yr
Range: $61K - $72K

$61K

$72K

$60,500 - $72,146 Range

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University of British Columbia
4.3

University of British Columbia

Biologist

$59,517

 /yr
Range: $42K - $72K

$42K

$72K

$41,700 - $71,793 Range

Government of Canada
4.1

Government of Canada

Biologist

$74,415

 /yr
Range: $68K - $79K

$68K

$79K

$68,405 - $78,962 Range

Jacobs
4.0

Jacobs

Biologist - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $33 - $50

$33

$50

$33 - $50 Range

Health Canada
4.4

Health Canada

Biologist

$85,983

 /yr
Range: $69K - $115K

$69K

$115K

$69,000 - $115,000 Range

McElhanney
4.6

McElhanney

Biologist - Hourly

$37

 /hr
Range: $30 - $40

$30

$40

$30 - $40 Range

Canadian Food Inspection Agency
4.0

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Biologist

$96,195

 /yr
Range: $74K - $111K

$74K

$111K

$73,963 - $110,761 Range

McGill University
4.2

McGill University

Biologist
About 

$24K -$45K

$24K

$45K

$23,883 - $44,866 Range

University of Guelph
4.3

University of Guelph

Biologist - Hourly Contractor
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

WSP
3.8

WSP

Biologist - Hourly
About 

$27 -$32

 hourly

$27

$32

$27 - $32 Range

Province of Nova Scotia
3.7

Province of Nova Scotia

Biologist - Monthly
About 

$3K -$6K

$3K

$6K

$3,474 - $6,350 Range

Bureau Veritas
3.4

Bureau Veritas

Biologist - Hourly
About 

$18 -$22

 hourly

$18

$22

$18 - $22 Range

Agriculture an Agri-Food Canada
4.4

$57K

$88K

$57,050 - $87,895 Range

Yukon Government
3.7

Yukon Government

Biologist
About 

$97K -$111K

$97K

$111K

$97,079 - $111,041 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Biologist salaries

The national average salary for a Biologist is $65,173 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Biologist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 176 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Biologist employees.

The highest salary for a Biologist in Canada is $97,056 per year.

The lowest salary for a Biologist in Canada is $43,763 per year.