The average salary for a Principal Scientist is £45,537 per year.

£35,780 - £61,707
£36K
£46K
£62K
MEDIAN: £45,537
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£24K£48K£72K
Salary
£35,780 - £61,707  
   
Bonus
£500 - £10,304  
Profit Sharing
£2,500  
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).
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£36,020 - £69,191  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 82

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Pay by Experience Level for Principal Scientist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Key Stats for Principal Scientist

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
041
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
26%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Principal Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
₤48,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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