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Average Salary for Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. Employees

Headquartered in Chūō, Tokyo, Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. offers a range of employment opportunities in the medicinal and botanical manufacturing industry, from Sales Specialist to Medical Science Liaison. A typical Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. employee can expect to make $88K annually. How long you've been working is the biggest factor affecting pay for Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. workers, followed by your job title and where you live. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. typically pays:
above market

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Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Medical Science Liaison (3)
$63,086 - $161,961  
[-]Medical Science Liaison (3)
Salary$60,556 - $141,042  
Bonus$2,196 - $26,467  
Total Pay$63,086 - $161,961  
[+]Sales Specialist (3)
$32,703 - $107,147  
[+]Sales Specialist (3)
Salary$40,982 - $101,369  
Bonus$754 - $25,580  
Total Pay$32,703 - $107,147  
[+]Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (2)
$57,119 - $99,063  
[+]Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (2)
Salary$55,062 - $82,865  
Bonus$4,849 - $19,417  
Total Pay$57,119 - $99,063  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. Details

3-5-1 Nihonbashi-Honcho
Chūō, Tokyo

Medicinal and Botanical Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical industry


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Years of Experience

Once employees enter the five- to ten-year zone, average salaries hits the approximately $76K mark. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $52K. In a nutshell, the largest fraction of Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. people (43 percent) have been in their field for 10-19 years and earn about $100K per year.


Medical Science Liaisons earn the highest median pay at around $118K, followed by Sales Specialists ($73K) and Pharmaceuticals Sales Representatives ($73K).


Residents of Parsippany pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is around $102K annually; other top-paying cities include Edison ($95K) and Fort Lauderdale (about $73K). By state, Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. pays its New Jersey employees the most; the pay rate there is $105K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. workers who hold a medical degree are also well compensated, earning approximately $109K on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Leadership; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $122K. Customer Relationship Management is a popular skill among Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. workers, with about a fourth of those surveyed reporting using it on the job. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Field Sales, Sales, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; 44 percent get paid vacation days, and 31 percent receive paid sick leave. Almost all employees allocate some part of their earnings to the company-sponsored 401(k) savings plan. A solid majority of workers have health insurance, and benefits for a strong majority of workers also include dental insurance. The company also dishes out perks such as a company cell phone, company car / automobile, stock options, and life insurance.

Key Stats

63 %
38 %
$50,779 - $115,500
$70,000 - $110,215
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

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