Bioinformatics

Careers

1. Bioinformatics is a financially rewarding discipline. For example, the average salary for Bioinformatics Scientists in NJ is $93,000 per year as of Jan. 2013, which is significantly higher than that of Physical Scientists in NJ of $74,000
(http://www.indeed.com/salary/q-Bioinformatics-Scientist-l-New-Jersey.html) (http://www.indeed.com/salary?q1=Physical+Scientist&l1=New+Jersey).

2. Average Bioinformatics Scientist salary in New Jersey is 6% higher than that of nationwide.
(http://www.indeed.com/salary/q-Bioinformatics-Scientist-l-New-Jersey.html)

3. Bioinformatics program prepares students to obtain diverse employment opportunities in the industry and academia. Students with bioinformatics training have several options for careers in different industries with different job titles: bioinformatics programmer, database developer and administrator, biomedical project manager, biostatistician, research scientist, technical assistant, and so on.

4. Bioinformatics job opportunities can be found at:
www.bioinformatics.org/jobs/
http://www.bioplanet.com/
http://www.iscb.org/iscb-careers-job-database
http://www.simplyhired.com/a/jobs/list/q-Bioinformatics
http://aaas.sciencecareers.org/JobSeekerX/SearchJobsForm.asp
http://informatics.hirebio.com/