Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average pay for a Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) in Chicago, Illinois is $92,558 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Data Analysis and Product Development.

$54,738 - $123,291
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$95K
$120K
MEDIAN: $95,024
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Salary $54,738 - $123,291
Bonus $9,000
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$54,738 - $141,547
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)

Pay by Experience for a Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 10 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $110,000 based on 11 salaries. A Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $127,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
10%
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Experience Affects Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) Salaries

Late-Career
▲28%

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$99,000

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type) Salaries

Data Analysis
▲25%

Product Development
▲8%

Statistical Analysis
▲1%

National Average
$99,000

Project Management
▼1%

Material Science
▼8%

Research Analysis
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
57%
10-19 years
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None:
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