Entry-Level Research Scientist in Chicago, Illinois Salary

An Entry-Level Research Scientist in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $62,937 per year.

$33,221 - $104,296
$33K
$63K
$100K
MEDIAN: $62,937
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$33,221 - $104,296  
   
Bonus
$1,007 - $15,205  
Profit Sharing
$7,450  
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$33,433 - $113,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Research Scientist Salaries

National Average
$62,000

Biotechnology
▼28%

Molecular Biology
▼34%

Data Analysis
▼35%

Research Analysis
▼39%

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 10%
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