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Experienced Staff Scientist Salary

An Experienced Staff Scientist earns an average salary of $90,616 per year. A skill in Biotechnology is associated with high pay for this job.

$50,679 - $127,399
MEDIAN: $90,615

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$50,679 - $127,399  
$0.00 - $14,768  
Profit Sharing
$1,163 - $12,365  
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).
$51,483 - $131,347  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 264

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Skills That Affect Experienced Staff Scientist Salaries

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Data Analysis
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National Average

Research Analysis
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Molecular Biology
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Environmental Consulting
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.


33 %
67 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 4%