Research Scientist Salary with Software Development skills (United States)

A Research Scientist with Software Development skills earns an average salary of $98,856 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Research Scientist with Software Development skills Total Pay (?
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$64,248 - $142,280
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National Salary Data

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$64,248 - $142,280  
   
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$0.00 - $20,398  
Total Pay (?
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$63,364 - $152,579  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 93
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Pay Difference By Location

Sunnyvale
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Cambridge
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Palo Alto
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New York
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National Average
$101,000
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Experience Affects Research Scientist with Software Development skills Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$101,000
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Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 9%
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