Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for a Research Scientist, Biotechnology is R300,000
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Research Scientist, Biotechnologies?
An entry-level Research Scientist, Biotechnology with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R216,000 based on 5 salaries. An early career Research Scientist, Biotechnology with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Research Scientist, Biotechnologies Do?
Most biotechnology research scientists work in a laboratory conducting experiments in the field of biotechnology, which looks to incorporate the unique characteristics of nature to invent or propose a product that can (for example) further crop growth, preserve food with greater safety, and possibly create a better pharmaceutical drug.
Biotechnology researchers normally work for large industries, although positions do exist in governmental and nonprofit sectors. At many organizations, there …Read more
- Focus on areas that affect vital processes such as growth and aging.
- Research or study chemical composition and processes of living organisms.
- Determine chemical actions and effects on organisms such as the action of foods, drugs, or other substances on body functions and tissues.