Average Assistant Research Scientist with Biotechnology Skills Salary

$43,963
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$2,035
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The average salary for an Assistant Research Scientist with Biotechnology skills is $43,963.
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MEDIAN $43,963
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Salary
$32k - $65k
Bonus
$400 - $6k
Total Pay
$31k - $64k

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Job Description for Assistant Research Scientist

Assistant Research Scientist Tasks
  • Develop, manage and analyze large-scale collection of data.
  • Write scholarly and technical papers regarding research.
  • Conduct and contribute to research projects.
  • Order and manage lab inventory, materials and equipment.
  • Know a variety of methods to collect and analyze data.

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Popular Skills for Assistant Research Scientist

Skills in Data Analysis, Research Analysis, Neuroscience and Data Collection are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Molecular Biology.

Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Research Scientist

An entry-level Assistant Research Scientist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,290 based on 17 salaries. An early career Assistant Research Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,544 based on 37 salaries. A mid-career Assistant Research Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,980 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Assistant Research Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,050 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Assistant Research Scientist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 11.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Madison, Wisconsin (18.1% less) and Dallas, Texas (5.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 65 survey responses.
Entry Level
26.2%
Early Career
56.9%
Mid Career
9.2%
Experienced
7.7%