The average salary for a Late-Career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Biotechnology skills in San Francisco, California is $120,000.
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Job Description for Research Scientist, Biotechnology
Most biotechnology research scientists work in a laboratory conducting experiments in the field of biotechnology, which looks to incorporate the unique characteristics of nature to invent or propose a product that can (for example) further crop growth, preserve food with greater safety, and possibly create a better pharmaceutical drug. Biotechnology researchers normally work for large industries, although positions do exist in governmental and nonprofit sectors. At many organizations, there i…Read more
Research Scientist, Biotechnology Tasks
- Focus on areas that affect vital processes such as growth and aging.
- Research or study chemical composition and processes of living organisms.
- Determine chemical actions and effects on organisms such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.
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Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist, Biotechnology
An entry-level Research Scientist, Biotechnology with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $91,681 based on 16 salaries. An early career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,499 based on 47 salaries. A mid-career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $110,791 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $116,657 based on 20 salaries.
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