Research Scientist Salary in Houston, TX (May 2018) | Glassdoor

Research Scientist Salaries in Houston, TX Area

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694 SalariesUpdated Apr 30, 2018
Average Base Pay
$75,917/yr
9% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$54K
Low
$76K
Average
$106K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,056
Range$1,689 - $17,170
How much does a Research Scientist make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $75,917 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 694 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees in Houston, TX.

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    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    MD Anderson Cancer Center
    $59,556/yr
    Range: $51K - $81K
    84 salaries
    $59,556
    $51K$81K
    The University of Texas Medical Branch
    $51,690/yr
    Range: $42K - $71K
    38 salaries
    $51,690
    $42K$71K
    Rice University
    $57,973/yr
    Range: $30K - $87K
    32 salaries
    $57,973
    $30K$87K
    Chevron
    $129,815/yr
    Range: $107K - $150K
    22 salaries
    $129,815
    $107K$150K
    UTHealth
    $52,838/yr
    Range: $45K - $63K
    17 salaries
    $52,838
    $45K$63K
    University of Houston
    $55,675/yr
    Range: $46K - $71K
    7 salaries
    $55,675
    $46K$71K
    WESTERNGECO RESOURCES
    $111,180/yr
    Range: $89K - $129K
    7 salaries
    $111,180
    $89K$129K

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    Schlumberger
    $104,104/yr
    Range: $81K - $120K
    6 salaries
    $104,104
    $81K$120K
    Dow
    $120,192/yr
    Range: $82K - $140K
    6 salaries
    $120,192
    $82K$140K
    Ansh Labs
    $51,290/yr
    Range: $30K - $110K
    6 salaries
    $51,290
    $30K$110K
    Baker Hughes
    $98,309/yr
    Range: $82K - $110K
    5 salaries
    $98,309
    $82K$110K
    University of Houston
    $37/hr
    Range: $30 - $40
    4 salaries
    $37
    $30$40
    Houston Methodist
    $75,300/yr
    Range: $75K - $76K
    4 salaries
    $75,300
    $75K$76K
    The Texas Heart Institute
    $67,069/yr
    Range: $62K - $72K
    4 salaries
    $67,069
    $62K$72K
    University of Texas System
    $61,336/yr
    Range: $47K - $71K
    3 salaries
    $61,336
    $47K$71K
    ApoCell
    $63,233/yr
    Range: $63K - $63K
    3 salaries
    $63,233
    $63K$63K
    Shell
    $115,314/yr
    Range: $108K - $123K
    2 salaries
    About
    $108K - $123K
    $108K$123K
    Rice University
    $5,844/mo
    Range: $4K - $8K
    2 salaries
    About
    $4K - $8K
    $4K$8K
    USRA
    $69,129/yr
    Range: $57K - $81K
    2 salaries
    About
    $57K - $81K
    $57K$81K
    BESTCARE LABORATORY SERVICES, LLC
    $28/hr
    Range: $27 - $30
    2 salaries
    About
    $27 - $30
    hourly
    $27$30

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $60,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $60,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    College / University
    $108,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $108,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $16k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $150,368
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $150,368 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $59,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $59,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Hospital
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