The average salary for an Associate Research Scientist at Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), Inc is $66,962.
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Job Description for Associate Research Scientist
An associate research scientist helps design and implement research projects, which includes analyzing information for those projects. They may perform different laboratory tests and analyze project information; the research may include medical testing with laboratory equipment. These scientists help store project data and must be good at organizing the data and information that is part of the research. They also need to be able to communicate about results and data with other supervisors and co…Read more
Associate Research Scientist Tasks
- Follow experimental protocols and document results.
- Create standard operating procedures and other documentation.
- Supervise interns, students, or junior staff members.
- Maintain laboratory space and equipment, including basic maintenance and troubleshooting.
- Analyze data and present findings in team meetings.
Popular Employer Salaries for Associate Research Scientist
The top respondents for the job title Associate Research Scientist are from the companies Pfizer, Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Abbvie, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Merck & Co., Inc. where the average pay is $74,099. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Biogen Inc, earning around $72,907 and $69,574, respectively. Pfizer, Inc. pays the lowest at around $62,702. GlaxoSmithKline and Abbvie, Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $63,962 and $69,033, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Associate Research Scientist
Skills in Data Analysis, Research Analysis, Biotechnology and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Associate Research Scientist
An early career Associate Research Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $0 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Associate Research Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,450 based on 5 salaries.
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