Scientist 1 Average Salary

Scientist 1 Total Pay (?
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$31,418 - $97,186
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31K
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97K
MEDIAN: $67,390
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A research scientist is a scientist who works primarily with gathering knowledge and understanding research. While many scientists are employed in applied scientific fields that involve development and design work, a research scientist typically can be found in academic settings or similar areas. Because ...
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(Median)
$45K
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MEDIAN: $76,938
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