Average Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Molecular Biology Skills Salary in Menlo Park, California

$94,500
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The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology with Molecular Biology skills in Menlo Park, California is $94,500.
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$56k
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$94k
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$129k
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MEDIAN $94,500
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$56k - $129k
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$58k - $129k

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

Skills in Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Product Development and Biotechnology.
Employees with Research Scientist, Biotechnology in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 6.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cambridge, Massachusetts (2.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Rockville, Maryland (15.3% less), Los Angeles, California (14.3% less) and San Diego, California (10.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5 survey responses.
Early Career
100.0%

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