A Senior Researcher earns an average salary of $87,316 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Machine Learning and User Research.

$51,972 - $145,699
$52K
$87K
$150K
MEDIAN: $87,316
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50%
90%

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$26.45 - $62.89
$45
MEDIAN: $45.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,972 - $145,699  
   
Bonus
$1,024 - $23,143  
Profit Sharing
$10,500  
Commission
$9,000  
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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$52,246 - $148,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 227
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$45.00  
   
Overtime
$41.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,024 - $23,143  
   
Commission
$9,000  
Profit Sharing
$10,500  
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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$52,246 - $148,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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National Average: $89,307

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Key Stats for Senior Researcher

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
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Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Senior Researcher Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$89,000


Skills That Affect Senior Researcher Salaries

Machine Learning
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User Research
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Project Management
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National Average
$89,000


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Oral / Verbal Communication
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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