Experienced Staff Scientist Salary

An Experienced Staff Scientist earns an average salary of $90,538 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Material Science, Software Development, and Product Development.

$57,649 - $131,595
$58K
$91K
$130K
MEDIAN: $90,538
10%
50%
90%

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$24.90 - $37.11
$26
MEDIAN: $26.21
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,649 - $131,595  
   
Bonus
$1,007 - $20,542  
Profit Sharing
$1,526  
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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$54,519 - $135,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 161
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$26.21  
   
Overtime
$20.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,007 - $20,542  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,526  
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).
)
$54,519 - $135,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Key Stats for Staff Scientist

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%
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Skills That Affect Staff Scientist Salaries

Material Science
▲29%

Software Development
▲25%

Product Development
▲19%

Data Analysis
▲8%

Biotechnology
▲6%

Research Analysis
▲1%

Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$90,000

Regulatory Compliance
▼8%

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
▼15%

Molecular Biology
▼16%

Environmental Compliance
▼23%

Environmental Consulting
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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