Scientist Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

824 SalariesUpdated Jan 18, 2021

Average Base Pay
$76,933 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,988
Range$1,710 - $17,281

How much does a Scientist make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Scientist is $76,933 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 824 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees in Chicago, IL.

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Scientist

Kraft Heinz Company

$82,273/yr

Range: $73K - $90K

16 salaries

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$82,273/yr
$73K$90K

Scientist

AbbVie

$86,000/yr

Range: $76K - $106K

11 salaries

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$86,000/yr
$76K$106K

Scientist

Argonne National Laboratory

$119,249/yr

Range: $99K - $131K

6 salaries

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$119,249/yr
$99K$131K

Scientist

Fresenius Kabi

$62,036/yr

Range: $60K - $66K

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$62,036/yr
$60K$66K

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PepsiCo

$73,114/yr

Range: $67K - $77K

4 salaries

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$73,114/yr
$67K$77K

Scientist

Sherwin-Williams

$92,621/yr

Range: $84K - $114K

4 salaries

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$92,621/yr
$84K$114K

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Los Alamos National Laboratory

$132,439/yr

Range: $120K - $139K

4 salaries

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$132,439/yr
$120K$139K

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Scientist

Abbott

$80,500/yr

Range: $68K - $109K

4 salaries

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$80,500/yr
$68K$109K

Scientist

Gas Technology Institute

$57,318/yr

Range: $57K - $58K

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$57,318/yr
$57K$58K

Scientist

Pfanstiehl

$58,588/yr

Range: $58K - $83K

3 salaries

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$58,588/yr
$58K$83K
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Elevance Renewable Sciences

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$104K - $128K

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$104K - $128K
$104K$128K

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Fresenius Kabi USA

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$64K - $88K

2 salaries

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$64K - $88K
$64K$88K

Scientist

Tempus Labs

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$58K - $88K

2 salaries

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$58K - $88K
$58K$88K

Scientist

Pfizer

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$80K - $92K

2 salaries

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$80K - $92K
$80K$92K

Scientist

Tate & Lyle

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$59K - $79K

2 salaries

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$59K - $79K
$59K$79K

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Hospira

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$71K - $88K

2 salaries

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$71K - $88K
$71K$88K

Scientist

Rush University

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$59K - $70K

2 salaries

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$59K - $70K
$59K$70K

Scientist

Vantage Specialty Chemicals

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$68K - $88K

2 salaries

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$68K - $88K
$68K$88K

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Fermilab

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$113K - $144K

2 salaries

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$113K - $144K
$113K$144K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$106,000
per year
An Advanced Research Scientist reported making $106,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $75,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$86,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $86,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$108,800
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $108,800 per year
Additional Pay
$9k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$80,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $80,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$88,334
per year
A Scientist reported making $88,334 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$65,997
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $65,997 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Hospital
$95,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$68,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $68,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
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