Find higher paying jobs for research scientist i

Research Scientist I Salaries in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area

786 SalariesUpdated Feb 25, 2021

To filter salaries for Research Scientist I in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area, or .
To filter salaries for Research Scientist I in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area, or .
Average Base Pay
$57,168 / yr
15% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
0
Low
0
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$5,632
Range$1,424 - $13,553

How much does a Research Scientist I make in Raleigh-Durham, NC?

The average salary for a Research Scientist I is $57,168 in Raleigh-Durham, NC. Salaries estimates are based on 786 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist I employees in Raleigh-Durham, NC.

Salaries for Related Job Titles

Associate Scientist II$56K

How much should you negotiate?

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently.

Analyze Offer

Loading Jobs

Salaries in Durham

SortPopular | Most Reports | Salary
Filter by Location
or
Search for Specific Employer
Average Base Salaries in (USD)
Company
Average Base Salaries in (USD)
Low
High

Research Scientist

Duke University

$67,014/yr

Range: $40K - $103K

63 salaries

See 67 salaries from all locations

$67,014/yr
$40K$103K

Research Scientist

Duke University Health System

$62,716/yr

Range: $45K - $97K

47 salaries

See 48 salaries from all locations

$62,716/yr
$45K$97K

Research Scientist

Cree

$101,007/yr

Range: $92K - $104K

11 salaries

See 18 salaries from all locations

$101,007/yr
$92K$104K

Research Scientist

Scynexis

$95,039/yr

Range: $91K - $99K

7 salaries

See 7 salaries from all locations

$95,039/yr
$91K$99K

Research Scientist

BASF

$95,940/yr

Range: $60K - $102K

3 salaries

See 17 salaries from all locations

$95,940/yr
$60K$102K

Research Scientist

RTI International

$92,991/yr

Range: $61K - $97K

3 salaries

See 7 salaries from all locations

$92,991/yr
$61K$97K
About
$135K - $172K
$135K$172K

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – 

Research Scientist

KBI Biopharma

About
$49K - $94K

2 salaries

See 2 salaries from all locations

About
$49K - $94K
$49K$94K

Research Scientist

Metabolon

About
$51K - $65K

2 salaries

See 4 salaries from all locations

About
$51K - $65K
$51K$65K

Research Scientist

NetApp

About
$126K - $137K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$126K - $137K
$126K$137K

Research Scientist

NIH

About
$71K - $77K

1 employee salary or estimate

See 23 salaries from all locations

About
$71K - $77K
$71K$77K

Research Scientist

GlaxoSmithKline

About
$106K - $115K

1 employee salary or estimate

See 5 salaries from all locations

About
$106K - $115K
$106K$115K

Research Scientist

Labcorp

About
$98K - $106K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$98K - $106K
$98K$106K

Research Scientist

Bayer

About
$101K - $109K

1 employee salary or estimate

See 16 salaries from all locations

About
$101K - $109K
$101K$109K

Research Scientist

SRA International

About
$67K - $72K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$67K - $72K
$67K$72K

Research Scientist

Belcan

About
$54K - $58K

1 employee salary or estimate

See 4 salaries from all locations

About
$54K - $58K
$54K$58K

Research Scientist

Environmental Protection Agency

About
$77K - $83K

1 employee salary or estimate

See 7 salaries from all locations

About
$77K - $83K
$77K$83K

Research Scientist

Syngenta

About
$81K - $87K

1 employee salary or estimate

See 16 salaries from all locations

About
$81K - $87K
$81K$87K

Research Scientist

Social & Scientific Systems

About
$83K - $92K

1 employee salary or estimate

See 3 salaries from all locations

About
$83K - $92K
$83K$92K

Research Scientist

Rho

About
$101K - $108K

1 employee salary or estimate

See 4 salaries from all locations

About
$101K - $108K
$101K$108K
View Data as Table

Recent Salary Reports

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

$85,000
per year
A Scientist I reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
A Scientist I reported making $72,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$74,774
per year
A Scientist I reported making $74,774 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$72,000
per year
A Scientist I reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
201 to 500 employees
 
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Scientist I reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Scientist I reported making $80,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
$4k profit sharing
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$88,342
per year
A Scientist I reported making $88,342 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Private
$92,087
per year
A Scientist I reported making $92,087 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$60,113
per year
A Scientist I reported making $60,113 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$50,893
per year
A Scientist I reported making $50,893 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a resume to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.