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Research Scientist Salary with Molecular Biology skills

The average pay for a Research Scientist with Molecular Biology skills is $64,077 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$40,488 - $96,704
(Median)
$40K
$64K
$97K
MEDIAN: $64,077
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$14.19 - $35.61
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$20
$36
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$40,488 - $96,704  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,295  
Profit Sharing
$3,561 - $7,665  
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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$39,471 - $101,568  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 624
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.19 - $35.61  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $48.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,295  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,561 - $7,665  
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).
)
$39,471 - $101,568  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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Experience Affects Research Scientist with Molecular Biology skills Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$64,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 147 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 8%
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