A Research Scientist earns an average salary of Rs 599,152 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Machine Learning, Chemical Process Engineering, and Bioinformatics.

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Salary Rs 277,110 - Rs 1,968,832
Bonus Rs 5,025 - Rs 197,972
Profit Sharing Rs 75,000
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Rs 289,632 - Rs 2,003,551
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 663

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist

Pay by Experience for a Research Scientist has a positive trend. An entry-level Research Scientist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 506,000 based on 413 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Research Scientist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 679,000 based on 240 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,027,000 based on 89 salaries. A Research Scientist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,200,000 based on 12 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 629,563

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

Research Scientist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Research Scientist?

Research Scientist in Delhi:
"Being research scientist."
Pros: Opportunity for higher studies, infrastructure facilities for the project and for new ideas.
Cons: There is no proper guidance for the project follow up. From design and development, data analysis, implementation of the algorithm, report writing, writing proposals for new projects is done by a single person.

Research Scientist in Bangalore:
"The Work Flexibility Was Good."
Pros: Travel, working environment and encouragement from the management.
Cons: Annual increments and performance based pay was not practiced.

Research Scientist in Pune:
"Research scientist in a CRO"
Pros: Opportunity to learn a lot of new stuff.
Cons: Extreme stress.

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Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
▲91%

▲63%

▲8%

National Average
Rs 630,000

▼20%

Skills That Affect Research Scientist Salaries

Machine Learning
▲186%


Bioinformatics
▲26%

National Average
Rs 630,000





Clinical Research
▼25%

Biotechnology
▼40%

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 32%