Senior Research Scientist Average Salary

Senior Research Scientist Total Pay (?
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$59,588 - $146,414
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MEDIAN: $98,274
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Senior Research Scientist is most closely related to Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)

Senior research scientists (unspecified type) typically work in a laboratory environment, conducting research and experiments for academic, industrial or commercial ends. They may help develop new products for their company, for example, or help contribute to scientific understanding within their field. ...
Average Salary (?
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$70K
$100K
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MEDIAN: $99,841
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Popular Employers
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) - GlaxoSmithKline , salaries: $75,848
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