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Biotechnologist

Biotechnologists apply their knowledge of biochemistry, microbiology and molecular genetics to improve industrial processes and develop new processes in the agricultural, chemical and health care product industries (for example, in the production of drugs, antibiotics or vaccines).

Also Known As

Biochemical Engineer, Biological Scientist, Cell Culturist, Down-Stream Processing Engineer, Genetic Engineer, Research Scientist

Regulated Occupation

Educational Requirements

4 years post-secondary education/training

Wage & Salary

Average Salary: $84,973.00
Average Wage: $45.86

Employment & Advancement

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