Research Scientist with Clinical Research Skills Salary

Earnings for Research Scientists with Clinical Research skills come in at around $69K annually on average. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. For the most part, Research Scientists with Clinical Research skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Women Research Scientists with Clinical Research skills who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$45,982 - $113,414
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MEDIAN: $69,568
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$15.03 - $37.85
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$0$116K
Salary $45,982 - $113,414
Bonus $734 - $18,548
Profit Sharing $35.23 - $16,604
Total Pay (?
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$43,959 - $116,316
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 299
Hourly Data $0$55
Hourly Rate $15.03 - $37.85
Overtime $24.91 - $55.84
Annual Data $0$116K
Bonus $734 - $18,548
Profit Sharing $35.23 - $16,604
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,959 - $116,316
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

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Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist

Pay by Experience for a Research Scientist has a positive trend. An entry-level Research Scientist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 167 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Research Scientist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 131 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 56 salaries. A Research Scientist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 22 salaries.

Key Stats for Research Scientist

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Research Scientist Salaries

Late-Career
▲28%

Experienced
▲4%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$68,000

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 5%
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