Plant Cytologist

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A plant cytologist is a scientist who studies plant cells, especially their appearance and structure, and their effects on each other and their environment.

TRAINING/EDUCATION NEEDED

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.

SALARY EXPECTATIONS

In December 2018, the median yearly salary for a plant cytologist was $75,703, according to Salary.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Cytologist Profile.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS

Learn how Dominique Loqué, JBEI's Director of Cell Wall Engineering believes that through the study of cytology, we can improve bioenergy crops, which are used to make biofuels.