A Research Scientist, Biotechnology earns an average salary of C$68,432 per year. A skill in Molecular Biology is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$44,544 - C$94,169
C$45K
C$68K
C$94K
MEDIAN: C$68,432
10%
50%
90%

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C$15.48 - C$24.96
C$18
MEDIAN: C$18.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Salary
C$44,544 - C$94,169  
   
Bonus
C$204.26 - C$19,574  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$41,798 - C$95,170  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$18.00  
   
Overtime
C$45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$204.26 - C$19,574  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$41,798 - C$95,170  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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Key Stats for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Research Scientist, Biotechnology Salaries

Experienced
▲21%

Mid-Career
▲20%

National Average
C$67,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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