Senior Scientist Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

824 SalariesUpdated Jan 19, 2021

Average Base Pay
$93,870 / yr
1% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,961
Range$1,920 - $19,843

How much does a Senior Scientist make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $93,870 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 824 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees in Chicago, IL.

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Senior Scientist

Abbott

$98,027/yr

Range: $80K - $120K

31 salaries

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$98,027/yr
$80K$120K

Senior Scientist

Kraft Heinz Company

$97,741/yr

Range: $82K - $111K

24 salaries

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$97,741/yr
$82K$111K

Senior Scientist

AbbVie

$119,918/yr

Range: $97K - $161K

14 salaries

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$119,918/yr
$97K$161K

Senior Scientist

Mars

$111,215/yr

Range: $108K - $114K

6 salaries

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$111,215/yr
$108K$114K

Senior Scientist

Pfizer

$109,079/yr

Range: $101K - $112K

4 salaries

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$109,079/yr
$101K$112K

Senior Scientist

Polyera

$110,844/yr

Range: $99K - $119K

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$110,844/yr
$99K$119K

Senior Scientist

Astellas

$101,133/yr

Range: $93K - $108K

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$101,133/yr
$93K$108K

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Senior Scientist

Aon

$81,559/yr

Range: $70K - $93K

4 salaries

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$81,559/yr
$70K$93K

Senior Scientist

Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services

$108,124/yr

Range: $107K - $109K

4 salaries

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$108,124/yr
$107K$109K

Senior Scientist

Akorn

$94,890/yr

Range: $91K - $101K

3 salaries

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$94,890/yr
$91K$101K

Senior Scientist

Hospira

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$105K - $141K

2 salaries

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$105K - $141K
$105K$141K

Senior Scientist

Lanzatech

About
$83K - $122K

2 salaries

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$83K - $122K
$83K$122K

Senior Scientist

Adello Biologics

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$91K - $128K

2 salaries

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$91K - $128K
$91K$128K

Senior Scientist

University of Chicago

About
$72K - $120K

2 salaries

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$72K - $120K
$72K$120K

Senior Scientist - Hourly

Fermi Research Alliance

About
$75 - $82hourly

2 salaries

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$75 - $82hourly
$75$82

Senior Scientist

Honeywell

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$92K - $129K

2 salaries

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$92K - $129K
$92K$129K

Senior Scientist

Alberto-Culver

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$95K - $108K

2 salaries

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$95K - $108K
$95K$108K
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$85K - $115K
$85K$115K
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$115K - $125K
$115K$125K

Senior Scientist

Fresenius Kabi

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$73K - $97K

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$73K - $97K
$73K$97K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$122,000
per year
A Senior Scientist II reported making $122,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
$1 stock bonus
$1 profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Senior Scientist reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$99,939
per year
A Senior Scientist reported making $99,939 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
PhD
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$92,943
per year
A Senior Scientist reported making $92,943 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$99,939
per year
A Sr. Scientist reported making $99,939 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$111,863
per year
A Senior Scientist I reported making $111,863 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$97,114
per year
A Sr. Scientist reported making $97,114 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$134,481
per year
A Senior Scientist II reported making $134,481 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$139,887
per year
A Senior Scientist II reported making $139,887 per year
Additional Pay
$8 profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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