Research Scientist in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

A Research Scientist in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $70,480 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Material Science, Research Analysis, and Product Development. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$41,669 - $97,872
(Median)
$42K
$70K
$98K
MEDIAN: $70,479
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$41,669 - $97,872  
   
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$0.00 - $12,783  
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$41,426 - $103,015  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 90
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$71,000



Skills That Affect Research Scientist Salaries

Material Science
up arrow 13%

Research Analysis
up arrow 12%

Product Development
up arrow 11%

Technical Writing
up arrow 9%

Data Analysis
up arrow 6%

National Average
$71,000

Clinical Research
up arrow 1%

Biotechnology
up arrow 7%

Molecular Biology
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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