C$82,309
Avg. Salary
C$33.00
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology is C$33.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology is C$82,309 per year.

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C$33.00
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MEDIAN C$33.00
C$62k
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C$82k
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C$109k
90%
MEDIAN C$82,309
C$62,114 - C$109,154
C$62K
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C$110K
MEDIAN: C$82,309
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Salary C$62,114 - C$109,154
Bonus C$983 - C$9,123
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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C$61,865 - C$109,499
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 82

Job Description for Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Senior research scientists in biotechnology hold a research position which can cover the fields of biology, chemistry, or mathematics. Their research and work may range from academic or industrial projects to developing new products for a company, and they also contribute to the understanding of technical concepts in their fields.

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Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology Tasks
  • Lead the formulation, development, and optimization of new programs, designs, and prototypes.
  • Participate in research formulating and writing with other staff.
  • Assess new technologies and future applications of technologies.
  • Propose, plan, and manage research projects, report preparation, and presentation of findings.

Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology Pay By Employer

$0$202K

Pfizer, Inc.
38 profiles
$100,862

$109,952

Abbvie, Inc
20 profiles
$112,458

GlaxoSmithKline
15 profiles
$98,788

$124,219

$123,151

$117,105

Genentech, Inc.
11 profiles
$128,906

$99,520

$118,482

Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Pay by Experience for a Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$67,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$82,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$89,000 based on 17 salaries. A Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$107,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-1%

National Average: C$82,391

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

Key Stats for Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
46%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

▲9%

National Average
C$82,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
46%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 19%