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Research Scientist I Salaries in United States

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36,940 SalariesUpdated Feb 18, 2018
Average Base Pay
$73,379/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$48K
Low
$73K
Average
$107K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,820
Range$1,655 - $16,596
How much does a Research Scientist I make?

The national average salary for a Research Scientist I is $73,379 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Scientist I salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 36,940 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist I employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Bristol-Myers Squibb
      $86,804/yr
      Range: $75K - $103K
      51 salaries
      $86,804
      $75K$103K
      AMRI
      $46,338/yr
      Range: $40K - $56K
      44 salaries
      $46,338
      $40K$56K
      Georgia Tech
      $55,791/yr
      Range: $43K - $84K
      40 salaries
      $55,791
      $43K$84K
      Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
      $82,674/yr
      Range: $63K - $132K
      35 salaries
      $82,674
      $63K$132K
      Medical College of Wisconsin
      $55,283/yr
      Range: $52K - $62K
      34 salaries
      $55,283
      $52K$62K
      Vertex Pharmaceuticals
      $98,423/yr
      Range: $84K - $112K
      27 salaries
      $98,423
      $84K$112K
      The University of Texas Medical Branch
      $48,357/yr
      Range: $43K - $54K
      22 salaries
      $48,357
      $43K$54K

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      Colorado State University
      $55,707/yr
      Range: $41K - $70K
      21 salaries
      $55,707
      $41K$70K
      University of Washington
      $39,903/yr
      Range: $34K - $52K
      20 salaries
      $39,903
      $34K$52K
      Health Research
      $55,333/yr
      Range: $51K - $62K
      20 salaries
      $55,333
      $51K$62K
      Gilead Sciences
      $119,391/yr
      Range: $105K - $147K
      16 salaries
      $119,391
      $105K$147K
      Georgia Tech Research Institute
      $76,809/yr
      Range: $69K - $88K
      14 salaries
      $76,809
      $69K$88K
      The Broad Institute
      $84,789/yr
      Range: $76K - $106K
      12 salaries
      $84,789
      $76K$106K
      MIT
      $68,883/yr
      Range: $49K - $105K
      11 salaries
      $68,883
      $49K$105K
      Georgia State University
      $46,807/yr
      Range: $41K - $57K
      10 salaries
      $46,807
      $41K$57K
      Wyeth
      $82,792/yr
      Range: $73K - $93K
      10 salaries
      $82,792
      $73K$93K
      Baxter
      $95,461/yr
      Range: $82K - $105K
      9 salaries
      $95,461
      $82K$105K
      454 Life Sciences
      $72,680/yr
      Range: $64K - $77K
      9 salaries
      $72,680
      $64K$77K
      Pfizer
      $84,662/yr
      Range: $66K - $106K
      8 salaries
      $84,662
      $66K$106K
      Bloodcenter of Wisconsin
      $53,995/yr
      Range: $47K - $62K
      8 salaries
      $53,995
      $47K$62K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $62,000
      per year
      A Scientist I in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $62,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $132,600
      per year
      A Research Scientist I in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $132,600 per year
      Additional Pay
      $22k cash bonus
      $36k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $74,083
      per year
      A Scientist I in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $74,083 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $45,000
      per year
      A Scientist I in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $67,495
      per year
      A Scientist I in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $67,495 per year
      Additional Pay
      $4k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
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