Research Scientist at University of Washington (UW) in Seattle Salary

The average pay for a Research Scientist at University of Washington (UW) in Seattle, Washington is $55,325 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Research Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
55%
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲10%

▲6%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect Research Scientist Salaries

Research Analysis
▲14%

Molecular Biology
▲1%

National Average
$55,000

Technical Writing
▼1%

Biotechnology
▼2%

Project Management
▼2%


Stem Cell
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
55%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
no benefits
None:
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