An Experienced Staff Scientist earns an average salary of $89,980 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Material Science, Product Development, and Software Development.

$58,865 - $131,692
(Median)
$59K
$90K
$130K
MEDIAN: $89,979
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$24.79 - $36.63
(Median)
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$26
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$58,865 - $131,692  
   
Bonus
$988 - $19,627  
Profit Sharing
$3,500  
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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$57,698 - $135,388  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 185
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$25.70  
   
Overtime
$30.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$988 - $19,627  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,500  
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).
)
$57,698 - $135,388  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Skills That Affect Staff Scientist Salaries

Material Science
up arrow 39%

Product Development
up arrow 33%

Software Development
up arrow 30%

Data Analysis
up arrow 9%

Biotechnology
up arrow 6%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$90,000

Research Analysis
up arrow 4%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 7%

Molecular Biology
up arrow 9%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 15%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 31%

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 31%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
medical benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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