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Research Scientist Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

The average salary for a Research Scientist in Atlanta, Georgia is $70,981 per year. A skill in Material Science is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$39,280 - $97,525
(Median)
$39K
$71K
$98K
MEDIAN: $70,980
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$39,280 - $97,525  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,783  
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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$39,385 - $102,702  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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Experience Affects Research Scientist in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

National Average
$72,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%


Skills That Affect Research Scientist in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Material Science
up arrow 11%

Research Analysis
up arrow 10%

Data Analysis
up arrow 10%

Product Development
up arrow 9%

National Average
$72,000

Clinical Research
up arrow 1%

Biotechnology
up arrow 8%

Molecular Biology
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 5%
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