How much does a Formulation Scientist make?

Updated Jun 19, 2021

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$74,466 /yr
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263 salaries

$52K

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$74K

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$106K

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The national average salary for a Formulation Scientist is $74,466 in United States. Filter by location to see Formulation Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 263 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Formulation Scientist employees.

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Pharmaceutics International
2.4

Pharmaceutics International

Formulation Scientist

$76,344

 /yr
Range: $46K - $99K
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$46K

$99K

$46,247 - $98,869 Range

AustarPharma
2.4

AustarPharma

Formulation Scientist

$59,837

 /yr
Range: $51K - $74K

$51K

$74K

$51,224 - $74,118 Range

Eurofins Scientific
3.4

Eurofins Scientific

Formulation Scientist

$50,473

 /yr
Range: $42K - $67K

$42K

$67K

$41,622 - $67,489 Range

Sigmapharm Laboratories
4

Sigmapharm Laboratories

Formulation Scientist

$69,074

 /yr
Range: $61K - $104K

$61K

$104K

$61,381 - $104,116 Range

Mylan Inc
3.6

Mylan Inc

Formulation Scientist

$100,851

 /yr
Range: $86K - $139K

$86K

$139K

$86,396 - $138,749 Range

The Veritas Healthcare Solutions
3.5

The Veritas Healthcare Solutions

Formulation Scientist

$74,840

 /yr
Range: $75K - $75K

$75K

$75K

$74,840 - $74,840 Range

Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories

Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories

Formulation Scientist

$66,760

 /yr
Range: $55K - $83K

$55K

$83K

$55,127 - $82,773 Range

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K V K Tech
4

K V K Tech

Formulation Scientist

$73,400

 /yr
Range: $62K - $121K

$62K

$121K

$62,452 - $120,632 Range

Teva Pharmaceuticals
3.7

Teva Pharmaceuticals

Formulation Scientist

$105,319

 /yr
Range: $86K - $155K

$86K

$155K

$85,546 - $154,782 Range

Glatt
3.6

Glatt

Formulation Scientist

$74,521

 /yr
Range: $65K - $114K

$65K

$114K

$65,255 - $114,470 Range

Particle Sciences
2.6

Particle Sciences

Formulation Scientist

$85,977

 /yr
Range: $48K - $101K

$48K

$101K

$47,647 - $100,567 Range

Amgen
4

Amgen

Formulation Scientist

$80,387

 /yr
Range: $64K - $122K

$64K

$122K

$64,226 - $122,412 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.8

GlaxoSmithKline

Formulation Scientist

$95,376

 /yr
Range: $90K - $115K

$90K

$115K

$89,977 - $114,764 Range

Takeda Pharmaceuticals
3.9

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Formulation Scientist

$93,267

 /yr
Range: $52K - $107K

$52K

$107K

$52,221 - $106,699 Range

Integrated DNA Technologies

Formulation Scientist

$39,944

 /yr
Range: $36K - $49K

$36K

$49K

$35,589 - $49,089 Range

Novel Laboratories
3.1

Novel Laboratories

Formulation Scientist

$68,235

 /yr
Range: $54K - $86K

$54K

$86K

$54,245 - $86,452 Range

Belcher Pharmaceuticals
2.7

Belcher Pharmaceuticals

Formulation Scientist

$67,709

 /yr
Range: $49K - $77K

$49K

$77K

$49,352 - $77,363 Range

Merck
4.2

Merck

Formulation Scientist

$87,396

 /yr
Range: $69K - $114K

$69K

$114K

$68,816 - $113,535 Range

Eli Lilly and Company
4.1

Eli Lilly and Company

Formulation Scientist

$90,401

 /yr
Range: $84K - $97K

$84K

$97K

$84,134 - $97,418 Range

Frontida BioPharm
3.8

Frontida BioPharm

Formulation Scientist

$72,324

 /yr
Range: $68K - $84K

$68K

$84K

$68,260 - $84,013 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$64,000
per year
A Formulation Scientist in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $64,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$70,000
per year
A Process Development Scientist in the Trenton, NJ Area area reported making $70,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Trenton, NJ Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$120,000
per year
A Process Development Scientist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$14k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
Job Highlights
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$123,000
per year
A Process Development Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $123,000 per year
Additional Pay
$12k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Process Development Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
$14k profit sharing
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A BioReagents Formulator in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A Process Development Scientist in the Gainesville, FL Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Gainesville, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public