Research Scientist Salary

The average salary for a Research Scientist is Rs 589,753 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Machine Learning, Image Processing, and Chemical Process Engineering.

Rs 239,950 - Rs 1,375,247
Rs 240K
Rs 590K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 589,753

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Rs 0Rs 500KRs 1MRs 1.5M
Rs 239,950 - Rs 1,375,247  
Rs 0.00 - Rs 201,030  
Profit Sharing
Rs 9.34 - Rs 1,468,071  
Rs 12,500  
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).
Rs 242,786 - Rs 1,468,038  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 19 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 961
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Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 596,766

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Research Scientist Reviews

What is it like working as a Research Scientist?

Research Scientist in Delhi:
"Being research scientist."
Pros: Opportunity for higher studies, infrastructure facilities for the project and for new ideas.
Cons: There is no proper guidance for the project follow up. From design and development, data analysis, implementation of the algorithm, report writing, writing proposals for new projects is done by a single person.

Research Scientist in Bangalore:
"The Work Flexibility Was Good."
Pros: Travel, working environment and encouragement from the management.
Cons: Annual increments and performance based pay was not practiced.

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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

up arrow 63%

National Average
Rs 597,000

Skills That Affect Research Scientist Salaries

Machine Learning
up arrow 202%

Image Processing
up arrow 122%

Chemical Process Engineering
up arrow 19%

Research Analysis

National Average
Rs 597,000

Product Development
up arrow 2%

Clinical Research
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 118 votes.


19 %
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
medical benefits
Vision: 12%
dental benefits
None: 19%