Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Neuroscientist is $80,948
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Neuroscientists?
An entry-level Neuroscientist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,531 based on 10 salaries. An early career Neuroscientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,632 based on 21 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Neuroscientists Do?
A neuroscientist studies the function of the human nervous system. The brain, spinal cord, and nerve cells are all included within the realm of a neuroscientist’s expertise. It is common for neuroscientists to specialize their knowledge in one part of the broad realm of neuroscience, such as how psychiatric disorders occur due to imbalances within the nervous system.
Not all neuroscientists practice in a clinical setting, which means that some neuroscientists work strictly in a laboratory. …Read more
- Research and analyze neurological responses in laboratory and clinical settings.
- Work as part of a lab or multi-function research team.
- Write and present reports on findings and data analysis.
- Create or improve technology and medical devices or procedures.