The average pay for a Research Scientist with Composite Materials skills is $87,935 per year.

$48,040 - $121,141
$48K
$88K
$120K
MEDIAN: $87,935
10%
50%
90%

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$19.65 - $40.69
$31
MEDIAN: $31.43
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,040 - $121,141  
   
Bonus
$974 - $10,137  
Profit Sharing
$3,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$46,835 - $120,327  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$31.43  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$974 - $10,137  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$46,835 - $120,327  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
044
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 40%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$88,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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