R&D Scientist Average Salary

R&D Scientist Total Pay (?
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$38,217 - $87,702
(Median)
38K
67K
88K
MEDIAN: $67,021
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R&D Scientist is most closely related to Research Scientist

A research scientist is a scientist who works primarily with gathering knowledge and understanding research. While many scientists are employed in applied scientific fields that involve development and design work, a research scientist typically can be found in academic settings or similar areas. Because ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$44K
$77K
$120K
MEDIAN: $76,614
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50%
90%
Popular Employers
Research Scientist - University of Washington (UW) , salaries: $37,452 - $83,808
Research Scientist - Amazon.com Inc , salaries: $100,249 - $136,381
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