Field biologists study plants, animals, and other living organisms in their natural environments.
The minimum education requirement is a Bachelor's degree.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In August 2020, the median yearly salary for an engineer was $39,819, according to ZipRecruiter.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Field Biologist Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
- American Association for the Advancement of Science
- American Institute of Biological Sciences
- American Society for Microbiology
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Take a look at the day in the life of a field biologist to see what it's really like being out in the field.