Principal Scientist with Research Analysis Skills Salary

The average pay for a Principal Scientist with Research Analysis skills is $112,754 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$78,237 - $155,409
$78K
$110K
$160K
MEDIAN: $114,051
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$0$165K
Salary $78,237 - $155,409
Bonus $497.77 - $29,441
Profit Sharing $5,000
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$80,200 - $165,002
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 100

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Pay by Experience Level for Principal Scientist

Pay by Experience for a Principal Scientist has a positive trend. An entry-level Principal Scientist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 8 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Principal Scientist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $119,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Principal Scientist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $123,000 based on 37 salaries. A Principal Scientist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $149,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Principal Scientist

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Principal Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$122,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 89%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 3%
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