The average pay for a Principal Scientist is AU$125,824 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$97,871 - AU$199,151
AU$98K
AU$120K
AU$200K
MEDIAN: AU$124,395
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$211K
Salary AU$97,871 - AU$199,151
Bonus AU$12,208
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$99,329 - AU$211,487
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Principal Scientist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$125,353

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Key Stats for Principal Scientist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
61%
20 years or more
33%

Experience Affects Principal Scientist Salaries

▲2%

National Average
AU$125,000

▼7%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
61%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 85%