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Toxicologist

Toxicologists investigate the possible harmful effects on living things of chemical agents (for example, drugs, pesticides, food additives, industrial chemicals), biological agents (for example, plant and animal toxins) and physical agents (for example, ionizing and electro-magnetic radiation).

Also Known As

Biological Scientist, Regulatory Toxicologist, Risk Assessment Toxicologist, Veterinary Toxicologist, Research Scientist


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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Certification Requirements

Not regulated

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