Average Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Biotechnology Skills Salary in New York, New York

$77,757
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The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Biotechnology skills in New York, New York is $77,757.
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$42k
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MEDIAN $77,757
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$42k - $120k
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$42k - $120k

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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, Data Analysis and Protein Purification are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Product Development.

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 $61,042 based on 5 salaries. An early career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,500 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,096 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,004 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in South San Francisco, California earn an average of 35.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (30.6% more) and Cambridge, Massachusetts (29.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (9.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Entry Level
23.8%
Early Career
28.6%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
23.8%

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