Research Scientist Salaries in Bethesda, MD

562 SalariesUpdated May 3, 2021

Average Base Pay
$94,999 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,591
Range$771 - $27,328

How much does a Research Scientist make in Bethesda, MD?

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $94,999 in Bethesda, MD. Salaries estimates are based on 562 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees in Bethesda, MD.

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Research Scientist

NVIDIA

$132,098/yr

Range: $132K - $132K

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$132,098/yr
$132K$132K

Research Scientist

Kelly

$90,983/yr

Range: $71K - $112K

11 salaries

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$90,983/yr
$71K$112K

Research Scientist

NORC at the University of Chicago

$113,620/yr

Range: $70K - $187K

10 salaries

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$113,620/yr
$70K$187K

Research Scientist

Medical Science & Computing

$108,333/yr

Range: $67K - $147K

7 salaries

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$108,333/yr
$67K$147K

Research Scientist

Child Trends

$81,430/yr

Range: $78K - $96K

7 salaries

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$81,430/yr
$78K$96K

Research Scientist

Intelligent Automation

$103,545/yr

Range: $80K - $111K

6 salaries

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$103,545/yr
$80K$111K

Research Scientist

Evidera

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$132K - $167K

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Research Scientist

Development Services Group

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$78K - $87K

2 salaries

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$78K - $87K
$78K$87K

Research Scientist

Lockheed Martin

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$95K - $102K

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$95K - $102K
$95K$102K

Research Scientist - Contractor

Kelly

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$93K - $99K

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$93K - $99K
$93K$99K

Research Scientist - Monthly Intern

NIH

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$2K - $2K

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$2K - $2K
$2K$2K

Research Scientist

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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$109K - $119K

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$109K - $119K
$109K$119K

Research Scientist

Charles River Laboratories

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$95K - $102K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$95K - $102K
$95K$102K

Research Scientist - Contractor

Henry M. Jackson Foundation

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$87K - $94K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$87K - $94K
$87K$94K

Research Scientist

Evidera

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$145K - $158K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$145K - $158K
$145K$158K

Research Scientist

Cangen Biotechnologies

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$111K - $120K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$111K - $120K
$111K$120K

Staff Scientist

NIH

$107,120/yr

Range: $45K - $177K

295 salaries

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$107,120/yr
$45K$177K

Staff Scientist

Henry M. Jackson Foundation

$78,111/yr

Range: $72K - $146K

15 salaries

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$78,111/yr
$72K$146K

Associate Scientist

Pharmerit International

$108,609/yr

Range: $86K - $111K

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$108,609/yr
$86K$111K

Senior Research Scientist

Child Trends

$110,194/yr

Range: $102K - $133K

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$110,194/yr
$102K$133K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$100,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
$93,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $93,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
$5k stock bonus
$3k profit sharing
$500 tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
10000+ employees
Company - Public
 
$82,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $82,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$116,000
per year
An Expert Scientist reported making $116,000 per year
Additional Pay
$14k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$95,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $95,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$73,413
per year
A Scientist reported making $73,413 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
 
Government
$98,479
per year
A Scientist reported making $98,479 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$140,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University