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Merck & Co., Inc.
Year Established:
1889
Industries:
pharmaceutical industry, pharmaceutical preparations
Number of Employees:
61,500
Also Known As:
Merck, Merck & Co Inc, Merck And Co., Inc, Merck Chemicals
About:
Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE: MRK), dba Merck Sharp & Dohme, MSD outside the United States and Canada, is one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. Merck headquarters is located in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey. The company was established in 1891 as the United States subsidiary of the German ...
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Employer: Merck & Co., Inc.
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[-]Administrative Assistant (7)
$30,399 - $71,396  
   
[-]Administrative Assistant (7)
Salary$33,886 - $72,345  
   
Bonus$149.53 - $4,655  
Total Pay$30,399 - $71,396  
[+]Analytical Chemist (4)
$47,965 - $133,056  
   
[+]Analytical Chemist (4)
Salary$46,556 - $122,281  
   
Bonus$340.32 - $8,998  
Total Pay$47,965 - $133,056  
[+]Associate Director of Development (2)
$77,860 - $233,689  
   
[+]Associate Director of Development (2)
Salary$80,565 - $220,696  
   
Bonus$1,891 - $42,768  
Total Pay$77,860 - $233,689  
[+]Associate Director, Sales and Marketing (3)
$60,862 - $214,123  
   
[+]Associate Director, Sales and Marketing (3)
Salary$93,853 - $192,182  
   
Bonus$2,140 - $33,562  
Total Pay$60,862 - $214,123  
[+]Associate Research Scientist (2)
$42,507 - $97,985  
   
[+]Associate Research Scientist (2)
Salary$42,844 - $99,604  
   
Total Pay$42,507 - $97,985  
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[+]Automation Engineer (5)
$54,642 - $121,248  
   
[+]Automation Engineer (5)
Salary$56,281 - $106,849  
   
Bonus$1,146 - $16,008  
Total Pay$54,642 - $121,248  
[+]Business Analyst, IT (4)
$50,998 - $109,233  
   
[+]Business Analyst, IT (4)
Salary$51,299 - $99,577  
   
Bonus$1,269 - $14,214  
Total Pay$50,998 - $109,233  
[+]Chemical Engineer (8)
$57,951 - $121,348  
   
[+]Chemical Engineer (8)
Salary$55,664 - $112,225  
   
Bonus$1,374 - $18,034  
Total Pay$57,951 - $121,348  
[+]Chemist (3)
$34,493 - $95,085  
   
[+]Chemist (3)
Salary$47,460 - $114,899  
   
Bonus$610 - $7,536  
Total Pay$34,493 - $95,085  
[+]Director of Information Technology Services (3)
$107,637 - $209,790  
   
[+]Director of Information Technology Services (3)
Salary$95,236 - $166,289  
   
Bonus$6,864 - $38,180  
Total Pay$107,637 - $209,790  
[+]Director of Operations (2)
$51,005 - $177,246  
   
[+]Director of Operations (2)
Salary$48,679 - $148,020  
   
Bonus$1,723 - $34,494  
Total Pay$51,005 - $177,246  
[+]Director, Clinical Data Management (2)
$99,776 - $199,627  
   
[+]Director, Clinical Data Management (2)
Salary$95,734 - $185,059  
   
Bonus$2,593 - $21,818  
Total Pay$99,776 - $199,627  
[+]District Sales Manager (3)
$65,490 - $190,464  
   
[+]District Sales Manager (3)
Salary$59,254 - $153,166  
   
Bonus$4,607 - $52,245  
Total Pay$65,490 - $190,464  
[+]Drug Safety Specialist (2)
$45,339 - $102,129  
   
[+]Drug Safety Specialist (2)
Salary$42,211 - $90,494  
   
Bonus$868 - $11,566  
Total Pay$45,339 - $102,129  
[+]Executive Director (7)
$88,785 - $378,592  
   
[+]Executive Director (7)
Salary$75,632 - $265,233  
   
Bonus$3,213 - $132,956  
Profit Disbursement$8,569 - $129,328  
Total Pay$88,785 - $378,592  
[+]Field Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (2)
$56,564 - $104,893  
   
[+]Field Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (2)
Salary$47,160 - $80,368  
   
Bonus$4,930 - $30,077  
Total Pay$56,564 - $104,893  
[+]Finance Manager (2)
$72,181 - $158,868  
   
[+]Finance Manager (2)
Salary$70,922 - $141,367  
   
Bonus$3,106 - $20,896  
Total Pay$72,181 - $158,868  
[+]Human Resources (HR) Manager (2)
$52,529 - $126,148  
   
[+]Human Resources (HR) Manager (2)
Salary$50,851 - $109,814  
   
Bonus$1,410 - $19,262  
Total Pay$52,529 - $126,148  
[+]Information Technology (IT) Director (4)
$72,136 - $217,269  
   
[+]Information Technology (IT) Director (4)
Salary$72,824 - $178,964  
   
Bonus$2,831 - $45,274  
Total Pay$72,136 - $217,269  
[+]Instrument Technician (2)
$36,273 - $103,343  
   
[+]Instrument Technician (2)
Total Pay$36,273 - $103,343  
   
[+]Manufacturing Technician, Bioprocessing (3)
$27,599 - $57,970  
   
[+]Manufacturing Technician, Bioprocessing (3)
Salary$34,864 - $59,241  
   
Bonus$299.82 - $4,519  
Total Pay$27,599 - $57,970  
[+]Medical Science Liaison (2)
$44,851 - $123,329  
   
[+]Medical Science Liaison (2)
Salary$50,677 - $127,293  
   
Total Pay$44,851 - $123,329  
[+]Operations Manager (5)
$47,439 - $133,054  
   
[+]Operations Manager (5)
Salary$46,651 - $116,126  
   
Bonus$1,450 - $21,281  
Total Pay$47,439 - $133,054  
[+]Outside Sales Representative (2)
$39,741 - $119,388  
   
[+]Outside Sales Representative (2)
Salary$32,850 - $90,389  
   
Bonus$1,193 - $37,116  
Total Pay$39,741 - $119,388  
[+]Principal Scientist (8)
$96,840 - $164,860  
   
[+]Principal Scientist (8)
Salary$90,356 - $150,011  
   
Bonus$3,421 - $20,683  
Total Pay$96,840 - $164,860  
[+]Process Engineer (2)
$57,662 - $92,169  
   
[+]Process Engineer (2)
Salary$56,645 - $85,720  
   
Bonus$1,053 - $8,668  
Total Pay$57,662 - $92,169  
[+]Production Manager, Manufacturing (2)
$45,682 - $110,057  
   
[+]Production Manager, Manufacturing (2)
Salary$45,751 - $101,809  
   
Bonus$712 - $14,721  
Total Pay$45,682 - $110,057  
[+]Production Technician (2)
$26,810 - $56,644  
   
[+]Production Technician (2)
Bonus$103.98 - $2,119  
   
Total Pay$26,810 - $56,644  
[+]Project Management Director (2)
$93,312 - $215,281  
   
[+]Project Management Director (2)
Salary$88,715 - $180,763  
   
Bonus$4,212 - $38,450  
Total Pay$93,312 - $215,281  
[+]Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) (2)
$28,322 - $68,741  
   
[+]Purchasing Agent (but not Wholesale, Retail, or Farm Products) (2)
Total Pay$28,322 - $68,741  
   
[+]Quality Control (QC) Specialist (2)
$44,124 - $100,050  
   
[+]Quality Control (QC) Specialist (2)
Salary$45,064 - $98,549  
   
Bonus$437.88 - $6,431  
Total Pay$44,124 - $100,050  
[+]Quality Control (QC) Supervisor (2)
$50,767 - $109,921  
   
[+]Quality Control (QC) Supervisor (2)
Salary$52,348 - $100,281  
   
Bonus$1,337 - $14,528  
Total Pay$50,767 - $109,921  
[+]Quality Control (QC) Technician (2)
$29,629 - $71,923  
   
[+]Quality Control (QC) Technician (2)
Bonus$347.17 - $6,542  
   
Total Pay$29,629 - $71,923  
[+]Regulatory Affairs Associate Director (2)
$75,123 - $135,839  
   
[+]Regulatory Affairs Associate Director (2)
Salary$71,100 - $125,935  
   
Bonus$3,979 - $26,650  
Total Pay$75,123 - $135,839  
[+]Regulatory Affairs Specialist (2)
$45,022 - $90,724  
   
[+]Regulatory Affairs Specialist (2)
Salary$44,523 - $85,400  
   
Bonus$1,146 - $7,276  
Total Pay$45,022 - $90,724  
[+]Reliability Engineer (2)
$79,520 - $141,118  
   
[+]Reliability Engineer (2)
Salary$76,144 - $128,191  
   
Bonus$2,250 - $15,708  
Total Pay$79,520 - $141,118  
[+]Research & Development (R&D) Director (2)
$101,305 - $206,951  
   
[+]Research & Development (R&D) Director (2)
Salary$102,302 - $180,102  
   
Bonus$4,009 - $46,457  
Total Pay$101,305 - $206,951  
[+]Research & Development (R&D) Manager, Pharmaceuticals (2)
$103,787 - $147,537  
   
[+]Research & Development (R&D) Manager, Pharmaceuticals (2)
Salary$86,850 - $125,478  
   
Bonus$7,615 - $21,805  
Total Pay$103,787 - $147,537  
[+]Research Chemist (2)
$57,681 - $127,919  
   
[+]Research Chemist (2)
Salary$54,991 - $120,075  
   
Total Pay$57,681 - $127,919  
[+]Research Scientist (13)
$60,280 - $121,914  
   
[+]Research Scientist (13)
Salary$57,704 - $117,009  
   
Bonus$1,510 - $9,933  
Total Pay$60,280 - $121,914  
[+]Research Scientist, Biotechnology (4)
$63,553 - $123,584  
   
[+]Research Scientist, Biotechnology (4)
Salary$57,281 - $113,619  
   
Bonus$795 - $13,382  
Total Pay$63,553 - $123,584  
[+]Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (6)
$61,774 - $125,244  
   
[+]Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (6)
Salary$46,781 - $102,733  
   
Bonus$10,946 - $32,173  
Commission$2,323 - $32,497  
Total Pay$61,774 - $125,244  
[+]Senior Automation Engineer (2)
$71,044 - $119,712  
   
[+]Senior Automation Engineer (2)
Salary$69,026 - $109,581  
   
Bonus$1,251 - $17,844  
Total Pay$71,044 - $119,712  
[+]Senior Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Engineer (2)
$73,247 - $128,221  
   
[+]Senior Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Engineer (2)
Salary$72,678 - $114,693  
   
Bonus$1,515 - $9,707  
Total Pay$73,247 - $128,221  
[+]Senior Manufacturing Engineer (2)
$69,029 - $109,258  
   
[+]Senior Manufacturing Engineer (2)
Salary$66,286 - $99,180  
   
Total Pay$69,029 - $109,258  
[+]Senior Process Engineer (3)
$71,727 - $135,356  
   
[+]Senior Process Engineer (3)
Salary$78,594 - $129,851  
   
Bonus$1,557 - $18,714  
Total Pay$71,727 - $135,356  
[+]Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialist (3)
$73,903 - $122,226  
   
[+]Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialist (3)
Salary$71,896 - $110,967  
   
Bonus$4,739 - $19,674  
Total Pay$73,903 - $122,226  
[+]Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) (2)
$74,010 - $146,632  
   
[+]Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) (2)
Salary$73,390 - $136,745  
   
Total Pay$74,010 - $146,632  
[+]Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology (6)
$73,102 - $156,512  
   
[+]Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology (6)
Salary$72,261 - $141,698  
   
Bonus$1,653 - $18,670  
Total Pay$73,102 - $156,512  
[+]Service Delivery Manager (2)
$88,735 - $187,536  
   
[+]Service Delivery Manager (2)
Salary$77,765 - $169,565  
   
Bonus$2,764 - $33,665  
Total Pay$88,735 - $187,536  
[+]Sr. Administrative Assistant (3)
$41,304 - $79,502  
   
[+]Sr. Administrative Assistant (3)
Salary$41,478 - $75,291  
   
Bonus$447.69 - $4,884  
Total Pay$41,304 - $79,502  
[+]Staff Engineer (2)
$51,388 - $90,677  
   
[+]Staff Engineer (2)
Salary$44,441 - $95,651  
   
Total Pay$51,388 - $90,677  
[+]Staff Scientist (5)
$52,296 - $113,116  
   
[+]Staff Scientist (5)
Salary$51,097 - $103,544  
   
Bonus$1,383 - $12,000  
Total Pay$52,296 - $113,116  
[+]Technical Analyst (2)
$39,324 - $81,381  
   
[+]Technical Analyst (2)
Salary$40,675 - $80,821  
   
Bonus$426.39 - $6,178  
Total Pay$39,324 - $81,381  
[+]Therapeutic Specialty Representative (2)
$83,344 - $162,139  
   
[+]Therapeutic Specialty Representative (2)
Salary$67,929 - $121,861  
   
Bonus$9,081 - $52,186  
Total Pay$83,344 - $162,139  
[+]Validation Engineer (4)
$46,742 - $102,532  
   
[+]Validation Engineer (4)
Salary$52,831 - $92,527  
   
Bonus$844 - $9,511  
Total Pay$46,742 - $102,532  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 325
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