Research Scientist with Technical Writing Skills Salary

The average salary for a Research Scientist with Technical Writing skills is $72,647 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$45,505 - $108,052
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$73K
$110K
MEDIAN: $72,647
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$17.72 - $48.70
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MEDIAN: $26.87
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,505 - $108,052  
   
Bonus
$984 - $14,943  
Profit Sharing
$36.06 - $14,022  
Total Pay (?
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$45,348 - $111,831  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 374
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.72 - $48.70  
   
Overtime
$21.70 - $48.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$984 - $14,943  
   
Profit Sharing
$36.06 - $14,022  
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).
)
$45,348 - $111,831  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $72,092

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Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

Experienced
▲11%

▲3%

National Average
$72,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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