Average Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Product Development Skills Salary in Cambridge, Massachusetts

$93,010
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$3,000
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The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Product Development skills in Cambridge, Massachusetts is $93,010.
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$78k
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$93k
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$123k
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MEDIAN $93,010
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Salary
$78k - $123k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$79k - $143k

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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.

Career Paths

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Research Scientist, Biotechnology
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Skills in Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Data Analysis, Protein Purification and Research Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

An early career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $92,168 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,264 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,697 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 3.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Madison, Wisconsin (30.1% less), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (24.7% less) and Los Angeles, California (12.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 23 survey responses.
Early Career
30.4%
Mid Career
47.8%
Experienced
21.7%

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