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

$90,506
Avg. Salary
$7,262
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The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Product Development skills in Boston, Massachusetts is $90,506.
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MEDIAN $90,506
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Salary
$48k - $113k
Bonus
$2k - $17k
Total Pay
$50k - $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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Skills in Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Data Analysis and Bioinformatics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Protein Purification.

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 $88,427 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,244 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 5.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Madison, Wisconsin (28.2% less), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (22.6% less) and Los Angeles, California (9.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 26 survey responses.
Early Career
65.4%
Mid Career
34.6%

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