Scientific Associate Salary

The average Scientific Associate in the United States earns approximately $63K per year. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Scientific Associates making up 55 percent of survey respondents. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$43,425 - $77,304

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$15.00 - $29.50

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$43,425 - $77,304  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,500  
Total Pay (?
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$41,759 - $79,798  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $29.50  
   
Overtime
$25.50 - $46.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,500  
   
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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$41,759 - $79,798  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Job Description for Scientific Associate

  • Record and input data from laboratory notebooks; prepare and review studies, reports and operating procedures.
  • Collaborate with team of scientists to make new scientific products and discoveries within a host of scientific disciplines: biology, pharmaceuticals, engineered proteins, antibodies, etc.
  • Undertake laboratory assignments to prepare, test, analyze, research and disseminate scientific information among team.
  • Review clinical and scientific procedures to ensure accuracy, standardization and regulatory compliance.

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Experience Affects Scientific Associate Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 17%
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