Experienced Research Scientist Salary

An Experienced Research Scientist earns an average salary of $81,386 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Data Modeling, Software Development, Engineering Design, Material Science, and Matlab.

$52,042 - $117,680

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$20.18 - $50.51

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,042 - $117,680  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,871  
Profit Sharing
$1,163 - $7,973  
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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$51,994 - $121,862  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,218
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$20.18 - $50.51  
   
Overtime
$18.25 - $69.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,871  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,163 - $7,973  
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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$51,994 - $121,862  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Skills That Affect Experienced Research Scientist Salaries

Data Modeling
up arrow 30%

Software Development
up arrow 29%

Engineering Design
up arrow 24%

Material Science
up arrow 19%

Matlab
up arrow 14%

Neuroscience
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Technical Writing
0%

National Average
$83,000

Research Analysis
up arrow 1%

Product Development
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Biotechnology
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 3%


Clinical Research
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 231 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 7%
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