Principal Researcher Salary

A Principal Researcher earns an average salary of $120,275 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$72,496 - $165,655
$72K
$120K
$170K
MEDIAN: $119,315
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50%
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$0$177K
Salary $72,496 - $165,655
Bonus $1,546 - $53,327
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$69,038 - $177,773
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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Key Stats for Principal Researcher

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Principal Researcher Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$124,000

Late-Career
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 14%
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