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Biotech Industry Overview


Biotech jobs blend engineering and technology with biology, genetics and biochemistry to come up with solutions to challenges in human and animal health, and to develop new crops, fuels, medicines and other products.

Jobs in biotech involve research where the characteristics of living things are modified for scientific purposes. Potential products are identified, tested, moved through regulatory approval, marketed and manufactured. A specialist combining a career in biotech with a second career focus such as compliance, sales or IT handles each of those steps.

Biotechnology jobs can touch many areas:

Biological technicians work on research lab tasks like setting up equipment, running tests and reporting results. In the lab, biochemists, bioengineers and biophysicists work on research and development projects.

Other biotech careers focus on products:

  • In a regulatory compliance job, you work to gain government approval of new products.
  • Biotech marketing jobs involve sales.
  • Bioinformatics jobs apply information technology to scientific discovery.
  • Medical scientist jobs focus on ways fight diseases.
  • Natural sciences manager jobs combine business and science.

Biotech Job Market


More firms are entering the biotechnology industry, creating new jobs for people interested in developing medicines, improving crops and finding alternative energy sources. But more students are opting to work in biotech as well, creating competition for jobs in biotechnology.

The federal government funds much of US biotech, so biotech employment is heavily influenced by federal budget decisions.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts that between 2010 and 2020:

  • Jobs for biological technicians will grow 14 percent.
  • Jobs for biochemists and biophysicists will grow 31 percent; however, that growth translates to only 7,700 jobs over the decade because the occupation is small.
  • Jobs for microbiologists will grow 13 percent.
  • Jobs for medical scientists will grow 36 percent, mostly in private industry.
  • Jobs for natural sciences managers will grow by just 8 percent due to outsourcing.

Biotech Salaries


Biotechnology salaries depend in large part upon how much education is required. According to the BLS, the 2011 median salaries for some common biotech jobs were:

  • Biological technician: $39,480
  • Microbiologist: $65,230
  • Medical scientist: $76,130
  • Biochemist and biophysicist: $79,230
  • Natural sciences manager: $114,770, which is among the highest biotech salary.
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Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. (OCD) is a leading provider ofin vitrodiagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company has approximately 3,800 employees around the world serving the global clinical laboratory and transfusion medicine community, and is committed to providing customer...
Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. (OCD) is a leading provider ofin vitrodiagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company has approximately 3,800 employees around the world serving the global clinical laboratory and transfusion medicine community, and is committed to providing customer...
Responsibilities: Excellent employment opportunity for a Regulatory Affairs I in the West Chester, PA area. Will assist the Director, Regulatory Compliance Support & Testing in the internal assessment of regulatory, clinical, product promotion, and HCP education activities for Synthes marketed products to ensure compliance with applicable policies and procedures. Understand and ensure that the ...
Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. (OCD) is a leading provider ofin vitrodiagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company has approximately 3,800 employees around the world serving the global clinical laboratory and transfusion medicine community, and is committed to providing customer...
Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics is recruiting for a Director of Training and Development in our Commercial Marketing Department and will be located in Raritan, NJ. Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (OCD) is a leading provider of in vitro diagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company has appr...
Our client is looking to add a Quality Control Chemist to their team. This is a Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00 position, paying between $14-17/hour depending on experience. This individual will be responsible for testing units, documenting results, and analyzing pass/fail criteria. Other duties include: Complying with CGMP and company requirements Investigating lab failures, analyzing cause, develop...
Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. (OCD) is a leading provider ofin vitrodiagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company has approximately 3,800 employees around the world serving the global clinical laboratory and transfusion medicine community, and is committed to providing customer...
The PhD Polymer Chemist will be responsible for providing technical support for a specialty chemical manufacturing facility, including qualification of new raw materials and finished products, and troubleshooting production issues The incumbent will work on the development of new polymer-based rheology additives, work on and control research projects including detailed documentation, support produ...
Just Born, Inc. is recruiting for a Research and Development Lead Scientist to drive the design, development and delivery of novel confectionery products. The incumbent will provide strong technical leadership through collaborative relationships to identify innovative brand building initiatives and productivity/cost reduction opportunities. This includes the application of strong project managemen...
Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics is recruiting for a Corporate Account Manager-Distribution in our Commercial Sales Department and will be Field Based in the Western Region. Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (OCD) is a leading provider of in vitro diagnostic products and services, offering accurate, timely, and cost-effective solutions for screening, diagnosing, monitoring and confirming diseases. The company...
Eurofins is the world leader in the food, bio/pharmaceutical product testing. It is also number one in the field of environmental laboratory services and one of the global market leaders in agroscience, genomics, discovery pharmacology, and central laboratory services. With over $1 billion in annual revenues and 13,000 employees across 170 sites in 35 countries, Eurofins is a leading international...
Qualifications: With guidance from supervision and within established procedures, conducts routine research laboratory activities, information/data management activities or operates small scale production equipment in support of research and development. Identifies and suggests improvements in methods, plans projects of limited duration and scope, troubleshoots when erroneous or unexpected result...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Scientific Director, Discovery Immunology (IBD)-1719140529 Description Janssen Research & Development, L.L.C., a Johnson & Johnson Company is hiring Scientific Director to be located in Springhouse, PA to provide oversight of a group within the Immunology therapeutic area with a focus on driving innovative new approaches in drug disco...
Job Title: Process Chemist- New Product Development Reports To: Process Development Manager Location: St. Louis area Compensation: $80-90k, +/- commensurate w/ experience Benefits: SUPERIOR benefits package, incl. pension AND 401k! About our Client: Our client is a global leader in the specialty chemicals market, lending their expertise in engine and fuel additives for the automotive and ind...
R&D Scientist - Perm opportunity The Scientist fulfills a essential role in supporting the analytical development for oral dosage form pharmaceuticals; leads analytical development, qualifications, validations for Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API), excipients, dosage forms, testing and release activities and in-process analytical testing services in support of the formulation development de...
This position will support the development of RNAble assay technology and products. It will also support the development of rapid, isothermal based RNA amplification systems using the DNAble technology platform as a model system. The work will focus on the primary RNA species, but not limited to, mRNA, viral RNA and rRna. Responsibilities include: support the creation and reduce to practice a DN...
INFORMATION SPECIALIST MUST HAVE CORPORATE LIBRARY SUPPORT EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT #14-01151 RECRUITER: ANITA JORDAN JOB LOCATION: PARSIPPANY, NJ OCTOBER 20, 2014 *** CANDIDATES MUST BE ABLE TO WORK ON OUR PAYROLL AS A W-2 *** Project Description: Under general direction, the Information Specialist is responsible for the assistance with document delivery and subscriptions, provides reliable a...
Ordnance Systems Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of BAE SYSTEMS INC, invites the following professional to join our team at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport, TN. We are seeking a detail oriented, highly organized individual to be responsible for developing and implementing explosive research programs to support OSI product development efforts and provide technical support in the...
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HC143961: Global Geophysical Services, Inc. Missouri City, TX see Below to Apply Global Geophysical Services, Inc. in Missouri City, TX seeks Reservoir Geophysicist to conduct quantitative rock physic assessments for exploration and production potential by integrating and evaluating data in both conventional and unconventional settings. Requires Master's degree (or foreign equivalent) in Geoph...
Regulatory Affairs Scientist Broomall, PA Execute feasibility & submission batches, co-ordinate analytical & clinical testing; Coordinate, prepare & review reg. submission (ANDA); Plan, conduct audits & mock inspections; Ensure compliance with nat'l/int'l sample licensing & regulatory reqs.; Review clinical data; Assist R&D with DOE activities & compiling PDR/QOS; Formulate performance & stabili...

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