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The average pay for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology is $68,591 per year.

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Salary $46,383 - $80,811
Bonus $3,750
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$46,383 - $86,087
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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.

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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.

Research Scientist, Biotechnology Job Listings

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Q: What is it like working in Langston?

Research Scientist, Biotechnology in Langston:
"Challenging."
Pros: It is home. I came back home to work. What could be better than that?
Cons: The depth that political influence has on all the employees.

Research Scientist, Biotechnology in Albuquerque:
"Focus."
Focus only on your expertise and not other Principal Investigator, remain with agenda and advice given by mentors and refuse negative collaboration for results lead to inaccurate results- stay positive with belief the analysis is your expected results rather wrong or right.

Research Scientist, Biotechnology in Whitesboro:
"Rewarding Work."
Pros: The people, flexible hours, ability to get over time, learning about new drugs and biological processes.
Cons: Poor management. Poor communication. No recognition for going above and beyond. Having a "do the minimum to get by" attitude.

Key Stats for Research Scientist, Biotechnology

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
18%

Skills That Affect Research Scientist, Biotechnology Salaries

Biotechnology
▲1%

National Average
$69,000

Molecular Biology
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 18%