Entomologist

An entomologist is a scientist who studies insects.

TRAINING/EDUCATION NEEDED

The minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's degree. Additional degrees may be required for advanced positions.

WHERE TO STUDY

For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.

SALARY EXPECTATIONS

In October 2019, the median yearly salary for an entomologist was $55,846, according to PayScale.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Entomologist Profile.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS

Learn what Justin Runyon of the Rocky Mountain Research Station does as an entomologist.