Average Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Biotechnology Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$67,407
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$4,069
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The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Biotechnology skills in Chicago, Illinois is $67,407.
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$50k - $84k
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$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$50k - $89k

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Job Description for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

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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Popular Skills for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Skills in Molecular Biology, Product Development and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average.
Employees with Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in South San Francisco, California earn an average of 56.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (50.7% more) and Cambridge, Massachusetts (49.8% more).

Years of Experience

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Mid Career
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