Research Scientist in Princeton, New Jersey Salary

A Research Scientist in Princeton, New Jersey earns an average salary of $82,210 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Data Analysis and Research Analysis. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$39,149 - $111,503
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MEDIAN: $82,210
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$37,905 - $119,529  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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About Princeton, New Jersey

Mercer County, New Jersey
28,940
Male:
14,379 (49.7%)
Female:
14,561 (50.3%)
Princeton is a municipality with a borough form of government in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States, that was established in its current form on January 1, 2013, through the consolidation of the Borough of Princeton and Princeton Township. As of the 2010 United States Census, the municipality's population was 28,572, reflecting the former township's population of 16,265, along with the 12,307 in the former borough. Princeton was founded before the American Revolution and is best known as the location of Princeton University, located in the community since 1756. Although its association with the university is primarily what makes Princeton a college town, other important institutions in the area include the Institute for Advanced Study, Westminster Choir College, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton Theological Seminary, Opinion Research Corporation, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Siemens Corporate Research, SRI International, FMC Corporation, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Amrep,...
Princeton:
$116,875
New Jersey:
$72,062
$1,344
Princeton:
$760,800
New Jersey:
$319,900
4.6%

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Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲7%

National Average
$83,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Research Scientist Salaries

Data Analysis
▲18%

Research Analysis
▲10%

National Average
$83,000

Product Development
▼22%

Biotechnology
▼22%

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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