$64,202
Avg. Salary
$18.30
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$8,066

Bonus

$8,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Researcher, Scientific is $18.30 per hour.

The average pay for a Researcher, Scientific is $64,202 per year.

10%
$10.29
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$18.30
50%
$41.36
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MEDIAN $18.30
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$35k
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$64k
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$121k
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MEDIAN $64,202
$34,672 - $120,649
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MEDIAN: $64,202
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$0$121K
Salary $34,672 - $120,649
Bonus $1,014 - $26,162
Profit Sharing $2,500 - $27,500
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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$31,219 - $121,072
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 773
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $10.29 - $41.36
Hourly Tips $1.20
Overtime $18.60 - $45.98
Annual Data $0$121K
Bonus $1,014 - $26,162
Profit Sharing $2,500 - $27,500
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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$31,219 - $121,072
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

Job Description for Researcher, Scientific

Most of the time, scientific researchers work in scientific laboratories. They may work for universities, private organizations such as pharmaceutical companies, or government agencies. They may be involved in interviewing volunteers who want to be involved in their project as human subjects. They help screen candidates. They recruit and enroll eligible human subjects.

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Researcher, Scientific Tasks
  • Conduct research in a particular field of knowledge, and publish findings in professional journals, books, and/or electronic media.
  • Keep abreast of developments in their field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
  • Write grant proposals to procure external research funding.

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Popular Skills for Researcher, Scientific

Pay by Experience Level for Researcher, Scientific

Pay by Experience for a Researcher, Scientific has a positive trend. An entry-level Researcher, Scientific with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 289 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Researcher, Scientific with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 148 salaries. An experienced Researcher, Scientific which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 93 salaries. A Researcher, Scientific with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

27%

14%

-2%

-16%

National Average: $61,413

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Researcher, Scientific Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Researcher, Scientific?

Researcher, Scientific in Cranbury:
"Great."
Pros: Fun
Cons: Umbrella bags

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Key Stats for Researcher, Scientific

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Researcher, Scientific Salaries

▲51%

▲33%

National Average
$61,000

▼2%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Researcher, Scientific Salaries

Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
▲26%



National Average
$61,000


Technical Writing
▼10%


Biotechnology
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 100 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 16%