Research Scientist with Clinical Research Skills Salary

An average Research Scientist with Clinical Research skills can expect to take home roughly $68K per year. Geographic location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction for Research Scientists with Clinical Research skills is high. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 52 percent. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$46,053 - $108,670
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$68K
$110K
MEDIAN: $68,472
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$15.03 - $37.85
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$0$110K
Salary $46,053 - $108,670
Bonus $766 - $18,121
Profit Sharing $4,069
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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$43,909 - $110,011
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 290
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $15.03 - $37.85
Overtime $15.00 - $56.15
Annual Data $0$110K
Bonus $766 - $18,121
Profit Sharing $4,069
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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$43,909 - $110,011
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist

Pay by Experience for a Research Scientist has a positive trend. An entry-level Research Scientist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 167 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Research Scientist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 131 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 56 salaries. A Research Scientist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 22 salaries.

Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
▲31%

Experienced
▲6%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$67,000

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 7%
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