Average Salary for Merck & Co., Inc. Employees

How This Employer Pays

Merck & Co., Inc. typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
above market
Employer: Merck & Co., Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Research Scientist (12)
$51,064 - $122,351  
[-]Research Scientist (12)
Salary$51,064 - $117,656  
Bonus$1,131 - $14,014  
Total Pay$51,064 - $122,351  
[+]Principal Scientist (12)
$106,214 - $150,625  
[+]Principal Scientist (12)
Salary$102,129 - $142,314  
Bonus$3,001 - $21,255  
Total Pay$106,214 - $150,625  
[+]Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (7)
$62,158 - $125,629  
[+]Sales Representative, Pharmaceuticals (7)
Salary$48,989 - $94,882  
Bonus$10,426 - $35,576  
Total Pay$62,158 - $125,629  
[+]Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology (6)
$74,800 - $158,949  
[+]Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology (6)
Salary$74,384 - $142,154  
Bonus$3,471 - $22,455  
Total Pay$74,800 - $158,949  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 296
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About This Company

One Merck Drive
Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889


Pharmaceutical industry, Pharmaceutical Preparations


Merck, Merck & Co Inc, Merck And Co., Inc, Merck Chemicals

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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Key Stats for Merck & Co., Inc.


41 %
59 %
$57,652 - $111,165
$62,748 - $127,375
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.

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