Research Scientist with Software Development Skills Salary

A Research Scientist with Software Development skills earns an average salary of $95,182 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$59,503 - $142,304
$60K
$95K
$140K
MEDIAN: $95,182
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$59,503 - $142,304  
   
Bonus
$1,030 - $24,240  
Profit Sharing
$2,013 - $24,832  
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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$59,320 - $155,260  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 155

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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
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
▲77%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$98,000

Entry-Level
▼2%

Experienced
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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