A Mid-Career Research Scientist in Cambridge, Massachusetts earns an average salary of $85,977 per year.

$66,084 - $107,327
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$66K
$86K
$110K
MEDIAN: $85,976
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$66,550 - $113,411  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Skills That Affect Research Scientist Salaries

Biotechnology
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Research Analysis
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Molecular Biology
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National Average
$88,000

Data Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 93%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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