The average hourly pay for a Research Scientist with Research Analysis skills at Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), Inc is $23.00.
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Job Description for Research Scientist
A research scientist is a scientist who works primarily with gathering knowledge and understanding research. While many scientists are employed in applied scientific fields that involve development and design work, a research scientist typically can be found in academic settings or similar areas. Because these scientists are engaged in pure research work that may not have immediate application in the business or consumer world, they tend to rely on grants and funding from academic and charitable…Read more
The top respondents for the job title Research Scientist are from the companies Pfizer, Inc., Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. and Eurofins. Reported salaries are highest at Pfizer, Inc. where the average pay is $36.50. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Eurofins, earning around $25.50. University of Minnesota pays the lowest at around $23.17. Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $25.00.
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Skills that pay less than market rate include Molecular Biology, Biotechnology and Data Analysis.
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