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Senior Researcher Salary

The average pay for a Senior Researcher is $95,729 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
$43,801 - $179,399
(Median)
$44K
$96K
$180K
MEDIAN: $95,729
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$43,801 - $179,399  
   
Bonus
$503 - $22,846  
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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$42,507 - $195,743  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Senior Researcher Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Senior Researcher in Skokie:
"Always think long term."
If you are in the field of research go for your PHD. Otherwise there won't be much upward mobility.

Experience Affects Senior Researcher Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

National Average
$98,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 89% employee benefits None: 5%