The average salary for a Scientific Research Manager is $94,344.
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Job Description for Scientific Research Manager
Scientific research managers are responsible for managing scientific experiments and analyzing their results, and they are typically in charge of research tasks, collecting and analyzing data, and processing results to verify hypotheses. They may manage a group of scientists, and they're also responsible for facilitating technical solutions for problems and managing laboratory equipment. Scientific research managers must develop research strategies for procedures and help prepare statistics, pr…Read more
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Strategic Project Management
Skills in Team Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Strategic Project Management, Data Analysis, Research Analysis and Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Scientific Research Manager
An early career Scientific Research Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $73,952 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Scientific Research Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,739 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Scientific Research Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $109,500 based on 40 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $140,000.
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Employees with Scientific Research Manager in their job title in South San Francisco, California earn an average of 49.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (21.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (16.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (20.5% less), Boston, Massachusetts (15.2% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (6.4% less).
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