An Entry-Level Research Scientist earns an average salary of AU$70,791 per year.

AU$54,413 - AU$92,066
AU$54K
AU$71K
AU$92K
MEDIAN: AU$70,791
10%
50%
90%
AU$30.20 - AU$39.43
AU$35
MEDIAN: AU$35.15
50%
AU$0AU$92K
Salary AU$54,413 - AU$92,066
Bonus AU$5,236
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$54,223 - AU$92,019
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$35.15
Annual Data AU$0AU$92K
Bonus AU$5,236
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$54,223 - AU$92,019
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Research Scientist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$70,890

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Research Scientist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Research Scientist in Adelaide:
"Software programming is useful."
Study software programming.

Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
19%

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 83%