Research Scientist Salary in Seattle, Washington (United States)

A Research Scientist in Seattle, Washington earns an average salary of $59,398 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Data Analysis and Research Analysis.
Research Scientist in Seattle, Washington Total Pay (?
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$34,277 - $116,850
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$34,277 - $116,850  
   
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$0.00 - $17,000  
Total Pay (?
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$34,037 - $122,047  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 148
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Experience Affects Research Scientist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Experienced
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National Average
$60,000

Skills That Affect Research Scientist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Data Analysis
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Research Analysis
up arrow 29%
National Average
$60,000
Biotechnology
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Molecular Biology
up arrow 13%
Stem Cell
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Gender
Female
37%
female alumni
 
Male
63%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
3%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 6%
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