Mid-Career Staff Scientist Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Mid-Career Staff Scientist is $77,765 per year. A skill in Research Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.
Mid-Career Staff Scientist Total Pay (?
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$46,473 - $114,482
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $77,765
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Mid-Career Staff Scientist Total Pay (?
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$17.43 - $40.44
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,473 - $114,482  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,527  
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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$45,898 - $120,446  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 427
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 - $13,527  
   
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).
)
$45,898 - $120,446  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 427
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Seattle
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San Diego
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National Average
$77,000
San Francisco
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Staff Scientist Salaries

Research Analysis
up arrow 13%
Biotechnology
up arrow 8%
Molecular Biology
0%
National Average
$77,000
Data Analysis
up arrow 3%
Environmental Consulting
up arrow 28%

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Gender

Female
31%
female alumni
 
Male
69%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 8%
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