Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
The average salary for a Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) is C$100,000
What Do Chief Scientific Officer (CSO)s Do?
A chief scientific officer is an executive who is responsible for managing his/her company's scientific, technological, and research operations; CSOs are employed primarily by organizations in the science and research fields.
Most organizations require candidates to have attained a Ph.D. in a relevant field. CSOs must have extensive experience within their field and should be considered true experts in these areas. This person will typically work traditional weekly business hours, but …Read more
- Provide scientific guidance on strategic and operating decisions, setting strategy, and performance goals.
- Manage staff and set timelines, including scientific and regulatory training.
- Set up protocols for and personally handle regulatory documents and inspections.