Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Associate Principal Scientist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$137,209 / yrTotal Pay
$113,624 / yrBase Pay
$23,584 / yrAdditional Pay

$137,209

 / yr
$50K$414K
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The estimated total pay for a Associate Principal Scientist is $137,209 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $113,624 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $23,584 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Associate Principal Scientist?

Some related job titles are Senior Research Scientist Salaries with median pay of $106,060, Senior Scientist Salaries with median pay of $116,256, Associate Scientist Salaries with median pay of $85,812, Computational Biologist Salaries with median pay of $93,164.

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Merck
4.1

Merck

Associate Principal Scientist

$146,371

 /yr
Range: $105K - $183K

$105K

$183K

$105,255 - $182,589 Range

PepsiCo
3.9

PepsiCo

Associate Principal Scientist

$115,918

 /yr
Range: $104K - $123K

$104K

$123K

$104,392 - $123,253 Range

AstraZeneca
4.1

AstraZeneca

Associate Principal Scientist

$151,017

 /yr
Range: $135K - $168K

$135K

$168K

$135,300 - $167,613 Range

Kraft Heinz Company
3.4

Kraft Heinz Company

Associate Principal Scientist

$128,900

 /yr
Range: $116K - $145K

$116K

$145K

$116,297 - $145,171 Range

L'Oréal
3.9

L'Oréal

Associate Principal Scientist

$127,417

 /yr
Range: $114K - $148K

$114K

$148K

$114,309 - $147,873 Range

Roche
4.2

Roche

Associate Principal Scientist

$118,079

 /yr
Range: $109K - $143K

$109K

$143K

$108,932 - $143,458 Range

General Mills
4.1

General Mills

Associate Principal Scientist

$121,873

 /yr
Range: $113K - $142K

$113K

$142K

$112,570 - $142,024 Range

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Mondelēz International
4.0

Mondelēz International

Associate Principal Scientist

$128,335

 /yr
Range: $124K - $138K

$124K

$138K

$124,216 - $137,527 Range

Philip Morris USA
4.3

Philip Morris USA

Associate Principal Scientist

$165,421

 /yr
Range: $103K - $176K

$103K

$176K

$102,773 - $176,279 Range

MSD
4.1

MSD

Associate Principal Scientist

$120,620

 /yr
Range: $97K - $121K

$97K

$121K

$96,687 - $120,620 Range

WuXi Advanced Therapies
2.9

WuXi Advanced Therapies

Associate Principal Scientist

$110,647

 /yr
Range: $105K - $120K

$105K

$120K

$105,435 - $120,000 Range

Evotec
3.7

Evotec

Associate Principal Scientist

$93K

$108K

$92,695 - $108,395 Range

Pfizer
4.2

Pfizer

Associate Principal Scientist

$125K

$147K

$125,015 - $147,395 Range

Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
3.8

Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research

Associate Principal Scientist
About 

$130K -$141K

$130K

$141K

$130,251 - $140,727 Range

Post Foods
3.4

Post Foods

Associate Principal Scientist

$114K

$125K

$114,230 - $124,684 Range

Bio

Associate Principal Scientist
About 

$139K -$151K

$139K

$151K

$139,462 - $150,781 Range

Azenta Life Sciences
3.0

Azenta Life Sciences

Associate Principal Scientist

$117K

$126K

$116,517 - $125,562 Range

GlycoFi

Associate Principal Scientist
About 

$142K -$155K

$142K

$155K

$142,059 - $154,691 Range

KSQ Therapeutics
4.2

KSQ Therapeutics

Associate Principal Scientist
About 

$143K -$155K

$143K

$155K

$143,379 - $155,027 Range

Cytiva
4.0

Cytiva

Associate Principal Scientist

$151K

$164K

$151,009 - $163,578 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Associate Scientist in United States of America

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$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Associate Scientist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$27

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Associate Scientist with 10 to 14 years of experience

$26

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Associate Scientist with less than one year of experience

$64,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$4,800/yr

8 days ago by a Associate Scientist with less than one year of experience

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$21

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Associate Scientist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$84,500

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$6,760/yr

8 days ago by a Associate Scientist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$29

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,000/hr

8 days ago by a Associate Scientist I with 1 to 3 years of experience

$47,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Associate Scientist II with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Associate Principal Scientist salaries

The national average salary for an Associate Principal Scientist is $129,669 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Associate Principal Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 285 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Associate Principal Scientist employees.

The highest salary for an Associate Principal Scientist in United States is $162,862 per year.

The lowest salary for an Associate Principal Scientist in United States is $103,242 per year.

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