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Senior Scientist Salaries in Chicago, IL

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818 SalariesUpdated Jan 4, 2018
Average Base Pay
$102,770/yr
1% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$74K
Low
$103K
Average
$142K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,535
Range$2,036 - $21,406
How much does a Senior Scientist make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $102,770 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 818 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Abbott Labs
    $102,871/yr
    Range: $72K - $138K
    18 salaries
    $102,871/yr
    $72K$138K
    Kraft Heinz Company
    $89,452/yr
    Range: $75K - $104K
    17 salaries
    $89,452/yr
    $75K$104K
    AbbVie
    $109,651/yr
    Range: $102K - $120K
    4 salaries
    $109,651/yr
    $102K$120K
    Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services
    $101,626/yr
    Range: $100K - $103K
    4 salaries
    $101,626/yr
    $100K$103K
    Astellas
    $93,321/yr
    Range: $86K - $100K
    4 salaries
    $93,321/yr
    $86K$100K
    Polyera
    $101,337/yr
    Range: $90K - $110K
    4 salaries
    $101,337/yr
    $90K$110K
    UOP
    $95,112/yr
    Range: $89K - $98K
    3 salaries
    $95,112/yr
    $89K$98K

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    Wrigley
    $103,497/yr
    Range: $100K - $105K
    3 salaries
    $103,497/yr
    $100K$105K
    Hospira
    $114,312/yr
    Range: $97K - $131K
    2 salaries
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    $97K - $131K
    $97K$131K
    Abbott
    $108,277/yr
    Range: $90K - $126K
    2 salaries
    About
    $90K - $126K
    $90K$126K
    Akorn
    $93,044/yr
    Range: $87K - $99K
    2 salaries
    About
    $87K - $99K
    $87K$99K
    Alberto-Culver
    $94,385/yr
    Range: $87K - $102K
    2 salaries
    About
    $87K - $102K
    $87K$102K
    Morton Grove Pharmaceuticals
    $94,544/yr
    Range: $91K - $98K
    2 salaries
    About
    $91K - $98K
    $91K$98K
    Northwestern University
    $79,938/yr
    Range: $76K - $83K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $76K - $83K
    $76K$83K
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute
    $94,737/yr
    Range: $90K - $98K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $90K - $98K
    $90K$98K
    Illinois Institute of Technology
    $93,300/yr
    Range: $89K - $98K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $89K - $98K
    $89K$98K
    Exponent
    $97,068/yr
    Range: $93K - $101K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $93K - $101K
    $93K$101K
    Argonne National Laboratory
    $145,967/yr
    Range: $141K - $153K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $141K - $153K
    $141K$153K
    Next Generation Technology
    $99,342/yr
    Range: $95K - $103K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $95K - $103K
    $95K$103K
    Hillshire Brands
    $100,897/yr
    Range: $97K - $105K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $97K - $105K
    $97K$105K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Senior Scientist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $85,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $85,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $6k profit sharing
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $50,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $50,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    College / University
    $120,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $8k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $90,000
    per year
    A Senior Scientist reported making $90,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $6k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Public
    $121,000
    per year
    A Senior Research Scientist reported making $121,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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