Average Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Biotechnology Skills Salary in United Kingdom

£38,976
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£2,806
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The average salary for a Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Biotechnology skills in United Kingdom is £38,976.
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£31k
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£39k
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£46k
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MEDIAN £38,976
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Salary
£31k - £46k
Bonus
£912 - £5k
Total Pay
£31k - £49k

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Job Description for Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology

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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Skills in Molecular Biology and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Product Development, Research Analysis and Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology

An early career Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £36,911 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £39,825 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £39,839 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £40,000.
Employees with Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 11.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire (4.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Stevenage, England: Hertfordshire (6.6% less) and Oxford, England: Oxfordshire (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 85 survey responses.
Early Career
25.9%
Mid Career
44.7%
Experienced
22.4%
Late Career
7.1%