Experienced Research Scientist Salary

An Experienced Research Scientist earns an average salary of $81,485 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Data Modeling, Software Development, Chemical Process Engineering, and Material Science.

$52,067 - $122,463
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$83K
$120K
MEDIAN: $82,946
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$25.41 - $69.35
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MEDIAN: $34.99
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$0$129K
Salary $52,067 - $122,463
Bonus $2,026 - $15,571
Profit Sharing $1,919 - $20,608
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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$52,488 - $129,438
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 829
Hourly Data $0$986
Hourly Rate $25.41 - $69.35
Overtime $21.59 - $986
Annual Data $0$129K
Bonus $2,026 - $15,571
Profit Sharing $1,919 - $20,608
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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$52,488 - $129,438
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

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National Average: $83,805

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Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 112 votes.
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%
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Skills That Affect Research Scientist Salaries

Data Modeling
▲24%

Software Development
▲21%

Material Science
▲10%

Chemical Process Engineering
▲10%

Stem Cell
▲5%


Neuroscience
▲1%


National Average
$84,000


Product Development
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼2%


Technical Writing
▼4%


Clinical Research
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 7%
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