The average pay for an Experienced Medical Scientist is AU$35.71 per hour.

AU$58,629 - AU$105,866
AU$59K
AU$88K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$88,117
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50%
90%
AU$30.03 - AU$45.18
AU$30
AU$36
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$35.83
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$105K
Salary AU$58,629 - AU$105,866
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$26,819
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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AU$61,135 - AU$99,966
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 27
Hourly Data AU$0AU$73
Hourly Rate AU$30.03 - AU$45.18
Overtime AU$56.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$99K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$26,819
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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AU$61,135 - AU$99,966
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 5 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

Job Description for Medical Scientist

A medical scientist is someone who works to try to gain a better understanding of human anatomical processes, diseases, and related biological research. Universities, pharmaceutical and biomedical companies, and research hospitals may employ medical scientists. The medical scientist will typically base his or her career around a mix of research and analysis, as well as producing detailed finding papers and teaching work.

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Medical Scientist Tasks

  • Conduct research to develop methodologies, instrumentation and procedures for medical application, analyzing data and presenting findings.
  • Prepare and analyze organ, tissue and cell samples to identify toxicity, bacteria, or microorganisms, or to study cell structure.
  • Plan and direct studies to investigate human or animal disease, preventive methods, and treatments for disease.
  • Investigate cause, progress, life cycle, or mode of transmission of diseases or parasites.
  • Evaluate effects of drugs, gases, pesticides, parasites, and microorganisms at various levels.

Medical Scientist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$78,428

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Medical Scientist

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %
10-19 years
78%
20 years or more
22%

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 92%