Average Salary for Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. Employees

Chūō, Tokyo-based Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. hires for positions ranging from Pharmaceuticals Sales Representative to Sales Specialist in the medicinal and botanical manufacturing. A salary of $88K annually is the median rate at Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. Your role at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., but where you live and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. typically pays:
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Employer: Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (4)
$60,395 - $103,402  
[-]Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (4)
Salary$56,256 - $89,235  
Bonus$4,643 - $22,348  
Total Pay$60,395 - $103,402  
[+]Sales Specialist (3)
$34,312 - $114,575  
[+]Sales Specialist (3)
Salary$38,736 - $98,893  
Bonus$666 - $21,490  
Total Pay$34,312 - $114,575  
[+]Medical Science Liaison (2)
$69,170 - $165,811  
[+]Medical Science Liaison (2)
Salary$68,728 - $147,144  
Bonus$2,304 - $29,007  
Total Pay$69,170 - $165,811  
[+]Senior Accountant (2)
$61,082 - $100,629  
[+]Senior Accountant (2)
Salary$57,750 - $96,227  
Bonus$1,175 - $8,964  
Total Pay$61,082 - $100,629  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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About This Company

3-5-1 Nihonbashi-Honcho
Chūō, Tokyo 

Medicinal and Botanical Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical industry


Daiichi Sankyo

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Earning $120K per year on average, Medical Science Liaisons receive the most money, followed by Senior Accountants ($77K), Pharmaceuticals Sales Representatives (around $76K), and Sales Specialists (approximately $73K).


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($110K annually) can be spotted in Edison, N.J.; Parsippany, N.J. (about $85K), Anchorage, Alaska ($76K), and Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (around $73K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in New Jersey, where the average salary is approximately $105K per year.

Years of Experience

Average pay is about $78K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $69K per year. The greater proportion of employees (46 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $100K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $105K per year. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach around $75K annually.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Clinical Education; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of about $120K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Relationship Management; close to one-fourth deem it necessary for work. Other top skills include Field Sales, Sales, and Account Sales.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about 31 percent receiving paid vacation and a little less than a fifth of workers receiving sick leave. Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. sponsors a 401(k) program, and almost all employees use this option to save for their retirement. For a large number of survey participants, benefits include health insurance, and a strong majority of workers get dental coverage, too. Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. folks also make good use of company car / automobile, a company cell phone, tuition reimbursement, and stock options.

Key Stats for Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.


50 %
50 %
$52,711 - $110,000
$50,335 - $106,908
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
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