The average salary for a Research Scientist at Bristol-Myers Squibb Company is $100,178.
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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
Popular Employer Salaries for Research Scientist
The top respondents for the job title Research Scientist are from the companies Amazon.com Inc, University of Washington (UW) and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.. Reported salaries are highest at International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. where the average pay is $154,452. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and Pfizer, Inc., earning around $119,114 and $86,015, respectively. Eurofins pays the lowest at around $53,283. University of Washington (UW) and Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $55,023 and $75,076, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Research Scientist
Skills in Biotechnology and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis and Research Analysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist
An early career Research Scientist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $109,296 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Research Scientist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $108,339 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Research Scientist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,500 based on 9 salaries.
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