Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Associate Scientist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$85,610 / yrTotal Pay
$62,705 / yrBase Pay
$22,905 / yrAdditional Pay

$85,610

 / yr
$23K$343K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Associate Scientist is $85,610 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $62,705 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 $22,905 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. The typical Associate Scientist salary is $62,705. Salaries can range from $22,782 - $342,870. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Associate Scientist in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $85,610.

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What are some related job titles for Associate Scientist?

Some related job titles are Associate Scientist II Salaries with median pay of $86,359, Research Scientist Salaries with median pay of $96,420, Scientist I Salaries with median pay of $90,348, Chemistry Salaries with median pay of $97,864.

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PPD
4.0

PPD

Associate Scientist - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $18 - $42

$18

$42

$18 - $42 Range

Pfizer
4.2

Pfizer

Associate Scientist

$69,549

 /yr
Range: $57K - $94K

$57K

$94K

$56,633 - $93,505 Range

Amgen
4.1

Amgen

Associate Scientist

$93,576

 /yr
Range: $46K - $124K

$46K

$124K

$45,504 - $124,278 Range

Merck
4.1

Merck

Associate Scientist

$78,670

 /yr
Range: $53K - $89K

$53K

$89K

$52,789 - $88,830 Range

Catalent Pharma
3.5

Catalent Pharma

Associate Scientist

$55,500

 /yr
Range: $37K - $95K

$37K

$95K

$36,818 - $94,840 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

Associate Scientist

$74,410

 /yr
Range: $53K - $114K

$53K

$114K

$52,786 - $113,657 Range

Eurofins Scientific
3.4

Eurofins Scientific

Associate Scientist - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $38

$17

$38

$17 - $38 Range

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MilliporeSigma
3.9

MilliporeSigma

Associate Scientist

$54,785

 /yr
Range: $43K - $77K

$43K

$77K

$43,131 - $77,214 Range

Genentech
4.3

Genentech

Associate Scientist

$135,938

 /yr
Range: $85K - $165K

$85K

$165K

$85,308 - $164,774 Range

Bristol Myers Squibb
3.9

Bristol Myers Squibb

Associate Scientist

$89,142

 /yr
Range: $52K - $120K

$52K

$120K

$51,517 - $120,450 Range

AstraZeneca
4.1

AstraZeneca

Associate Scientist

$83,780

 /yr
Range: $65K - $148K

$65K

$148K

$65,000 - $148,264 Range

Procter & Gamble
4.2

Procter & Gamble

Associate Scientist

$85,736

 /yr
Range: $76K - $101K

$76K

$101K

$76,000 - $101,064 Range

Temple University
4.1

Temple University

Associate Scientist

$63,689

 /yr
Range: $58K - $76K

$58K

$76K

$57,789 - $75,632 Range

Johnson & Johnson
4.2

Johnson & Johnson

Associate Scientist

$83,015

 /yr
Range: $68K - $103K

$68K

$103K

$67,635 - $102,931 Range

Gilead Sciences
3.8

Gilead Sciences

Associate Scientist

$125,303

 /yr
Range: $100K - $140K

$100K

$140K

$100,000 - $140,425 Range

Novartis
4.2

Novartis

Associate Scientist

$75,000

 /yr
Range: $62K - $86K

$62K

$86K

$61,886 - $86,071 Range

Fermi Research Alliance
4.0

Fermi Research Alliance

Associate Scientist - Hourly

$59

 /hr
Range: $56 - $63

$56

$63

$56 - $63 Range

University of Miami
4.0

University of Miami

Associate Scientist

$77,604

 /yr
Range: $65K - $101K

$65K

$101K

$65,000 - $100,504 Range

Fermi Research Alliance
4.0

Fermi Research Alliance

Associate Scientist

$123,339

 /yr
Range: $116K - $132K

$116K

$132K

$115,519 - $132,203 Range

Environmental Resources Management
3.6

$60,678

 /yr
Range: $54K - $74K

$54K

$74K

$54,171 - $73,852 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Associate Scientist salaries

The national average salary for an Associate Scientist is $69,184 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Associate Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3632 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Associate Scientist employees.

The highest salary for an Associate Scientist in United States is $104,420 per year.

The lowest salary for an Associate Scientist in United States is $45,839 per year.

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