The average pay for a Research Scientist in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$81,167 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$67,107 - AU$135,741
AU$67K
AU$81K
AU$140K
MEDIAN: AU$81,167
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AU$67,427 - AU$123,650  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
040
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$79,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 79%
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