Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) is $101,840
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)s?
An entry-level Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $90,467 based on 70 salaries. An early career Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)s Do?
Senior research scientists (unspecified type) typically work in a laboratory environment, conducting research and experiments for academic, industrial or commercial ends. They may help develop new products for their company, for example, or help contribute to scientific understanding within their field. If they work for universities, senior research scientists may be required to apply for grants to continue their research. Senior research scientists must have an excellent track record of safely …Read more
- Lead the formulation, development, and optimization of new programs, designs, and prototypes.
- Participate in research formulating and writing with other staff.
- Assess new technologies and future applications of technologies.
- Propose, plan, and manage research projects, report preparation, and presentation of findings.