The average salary for a Principal Scientist with Project Management skills is $115,105 per year.

$79,197 - $143,323
(Median)
$79K
$120K
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MEDIAN: $115,104
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$79,197 - $143,323  
   
Bonus
$1,510 - $21,306  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $24,832  
Total Pay (?
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$80,383 - $155,468  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Principal Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$122,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
medical benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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