Neuroscientist Salary

A Neuroscientist earns an average salary of $72,702 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$36,241 - $116,484
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$120K
MEDIAN: $69,776
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Salary $36,241 - $116,484
Bonus $15,000
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$36,766 - $133,499
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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Job Description for Neuroscientist

A neuroscientist studies the function of the human nervous system. The brain, spinal cord, and nerve cells are all included within the realm of a neuroscientist’s expertise. It is common for neuroscientists to specialize their knowledge in one part of the broad realm of neuroscience, such as how psychiatric disorders occur due to imbalances within the nervous system.

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Neuroscientist Tasks

  • Research and analyze neurological responses in laboratory and clinical settings.
  • Create or improve technology and medical devices or procedures.
  • Work as part of a lab or multi-function research team
  • Write and present reports on findings and data anlysis.

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Key Stats for Neuroscientist

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Neuroscientist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲37%

Experienced
▲12%

Entry-Level
▲5%

National Average
$72,000

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 10%
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