Mid-Career Staff Scientist Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Mid-Career Staff Scientist is $75,223 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Research Analysis and Biotechnology.
Mid-Career Staff Scientist Total Pay (?
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$46,290 - $112,981
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MEDIAN: $75,223
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Mid-Career Staff Scientist Total Pay (?
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$17.43 - $40.44
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,290 - $112,981  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,584  
Profit Sharing
$800 - $7,935  
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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$46,077 - $118,876  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 436
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.43 - $40.44  
   
Overtime
$25.96 - $35.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,584  
   
Profit Sharing
$800 - $7,935  
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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$46,077 - $118,876  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 436
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$75,000
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New York
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Staff Scientist Salaries

Research Analysis
up arrow 16%
Biotechnology
up arrow 11%
Molecular Biology
up arrow 3%
National Average
$75,000
Data Analysis
up arrow 1%
Environmental Consulting
up arrow 26%
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Gender
Female
31%
female alumni
 
Male
69%
male alumni
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 8%
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