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Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

Senior Research Scientists in Boston can expect to earn an average of $99K per year. For the most part, Senior Research Scientists in Boston, Mass. enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. The vast majority (80 percent) of Boston Senior Research Scientists who answered the questionnaire are male. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$67,353 - $132,013
MEDIAN: $98,903

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$67,353 - $132,013  
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$67,353 - $140,116  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Experience Affects Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) in Boston, Massachusetts Salaries

Data Analysis
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Research Analysis
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Product Development
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National Average

Material Science
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.


20 %
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 5%