How much does a Associate Scientist I make?

Updated Jun 22, 2021

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$61,945 /yr
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353 salaries

$43K

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$62K

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$89K

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The national average salary for a Associate Scientist I is $61,945 in United States. Filter by location to see Associate Scientist I salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 353 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Associate Scientist I employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Associate Research Scientist$69,951 /yr
L3
Senior Research Scientist$115,655 /yr
L4
Leader of Research$142,220 /yr
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MedImmune

Associate Scientist I

$81,349

 /yr
Range: $72K - $139K
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$72K

$139K

$72,468 - $138,595 Range

Luminex
3.9

Luminex

Associate Scientist I

$66,862

 /yr
Range: $49K - $111K

$49K

$111K

$49,463 - $111,226 Range

Admera Health
3

Admera Health

Associate Scientist I

$48,141

 /yr
Range: $40K - $89K

$40K

$89K

$39,944 - $88,723 Range

Biogen
4.2

Biogen

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor

$39

 /hr
Range: $21 - $59

$21

$59

$21 - $59 Range

PTC Therapeutics
3.9

PTC Therapeutics

Associate Scientist I

$88,000

 /yr
Range: $76K - $120K

$76K

$120K

$75,616 - $120,000 Range

Integrated Resources
3

Integrated Resources

Associate Scientist I - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $28 - $34

$28

$34

$28 - $34 Range

Janssen Biotech
3.8

Janssen Biotech

Associate Scientist I

$91,512

 /yr
Range: $68K - $152K

$68K

$152K

$67,687 - $152,160 Range

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AstraZeneca
4.2

AstraZeneca

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor

$38

 /hr
Range: $35 - $47

$35

$47

$35 - $47 Range

MilliporeSigma
3.8

MilliporeSigma

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor

$23

 /hr
Range: $22 - $25

$22

$25

$22 - $25 Range

bluebird bio
3.3

bluebird bio

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor

$34

 /hr
Range: $31 - $39

$31

$39

$31 - $39 Range

HireGenics
3.9

HireGenics

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor

$32

 /hr
Range: $31 - $34

$31

$34

$31 - $34 Range

New England Aquarium
3.1

New England Aquarium

Associate Scientist I
About 

$59K -$66K

$59K

$66K

$59,424 - $65,536 Range

GENEWIZ
3.2

GENEWIZ

Associate Scientist I
About 

$19K -$45K

$19K

$45K

$18,754 - $44,800 Range

BioReliance
2.8

BioReliance

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor
About 

$21 -$22

 hourly

$21

$22

$21 - $22 Range

Amyris
3.9

Amyris

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor
About 

$25 -$32

 hourly

$25

$32

$25 - $32 Range

Synectics
3.4

Synectics

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor
About 

$20 -$28

 hourly

$20

$28

$20 - $28 Range

Microbiotest

Associate Scientist I
About 

$36K -$41K

$36K

$41K

$36,447 - $41,105 Range

5

Essential Software (MD)

Associate Scientist I
About 

$83K -$90K

$83K

$90K

$83,190 - $90,486 Range

IDEXX Laboratories
3.7

IDEXX Laboratories

Associate Scientist I - Hourly Contractor
About 

$19 -$20

 hourly

$19

$20

$19 - $20 Range

Aro Biotherapeutics

Aro Biotherapeutics

Associate Scientist I
About 

$58K -$63K

$58K

$63K

$57,931 - $62,962 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$100,000
per year
An Associate Principal Scientist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
An Associate Scientist in the Dayton, OH Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dayton, OH Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$42,000
per year
An Associate Scientist II in the Columbia, MO Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Columbia, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
An Associate Scientist in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
An Associate Scientist in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$87,000
per year
An Associate Scientist in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $87,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$65,000
per year
An Associate Scientist in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$27
hourly
An Associate Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
An Associate Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$64,000
per year
An Associate Scientist I in the Worcester, MA Area area reported making $64,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k profit sharing
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Worcester, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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