An Experienced Staff Scientist earns an average salary of $90,845 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Software Development, Material Science, and Product Development.

$59,252 - $131,544
$59K
$91K
$130K
MEDIAN: $90,845
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50%
90%

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$24.79 - $37.54
$26
MEDIAN: $25.70
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,252 - $131,544  
   
Bonus
$1,012 - $20,373  
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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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$57,418 - $134,813  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 178
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$25.70  
   
Overtime
$20.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,012 - $20,373  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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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$57,418 - $134,813  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Key Stats for Staff Scientist

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
090
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%
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Skills That Affect Staff Scientist Salaries

Material Science
up arrow 29%

Software Development
up arrow 29%

Product Development
up arrow 20%

Biotechnology
up arrow 9%

Data Analysis
up arrow 9%

National Average
$91,000

Research Analysis
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 8%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
up arrow 16%

Molecular Biology
up arrow 19%

Environmental Compliance
up arrow 23%

Environmental Consulting
up arrow 32%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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