Average Entry-Level Research Scientist Salary in India

₹500,611
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₹50,000
Bonus
₹49,132
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Research Scientist in India is ₹500,611.
10%
₹202k
MEDIAN
₹501k
90%
₹2m
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₹202k - ₹2m
Bonus
₹5k - ₹679k
Profit Sharing
₹5k - ₹515k
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₹205k - ₹2m
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What Are Popular Skills for Research Scientists?

Skills in Molecular Biology and Chemical Process Engineering are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Biotechnology, Product Development and Research Analysis.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientists?

An early career Research Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹513,295 based on 390 salaries. A mid-career Research Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹720,054 based on 323 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,027,007 based on 137 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of ₹1,500,000.
Employees with Research Scientist in their job title in Pune, Maharashtra earn an average of 149.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (19.9% more) and New Delhi, Delhi (8.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ahmedabad, Gujarat (39.1% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (18.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 870 survey responses.
Early Career
44.8%
Mid Career
37.1%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
2.3%

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