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Research Scientist Salaries in Houston, TX Area

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Average Base Pay
$76,886/yr
8% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$54K
Low
$77K
Average
$110K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,117
Range$1,702 - $17,332
How much does a Research Scientist make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $76,886 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 522 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees in Houston, TX.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    MD Anderson Cancer Center
    $57,749/yr
    Range: $51K - $100K
    87 salaries
    $57,749/yr
    $51K$100K
    The University of Texas Medical Branch
    $50,235/yr
    Range: $42K - $71K
    40 salaries
    $50,235/yr
    $42K$71K
    Rice University
    $57,065/yr
    Range: $30K - $87K
    32 salaries
    $57,065/yr
    $30K$87K
    Chevron
    $128,329/yr
    Range: $95K - $150K
    24 salaries
    $128,329/yr
    $95K$150K
    UTHealth
    $52,926/yr
    Range: $45K - $63K
    18 salaries
    $52,926/yr
    $45K$63K
    University of Houston
    $55,759/yr
    Range: $46K - $75K
    8 salaries
    $55,759/yr
    $46K$75K
    Dow
    $127,000/yr
    Range: $82K - $142K
    7 salaries
    $127,000/yr
    $82K$142K

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    WESTERNGECO RESOURCES
    $111,055/yr
    Range: $89K - $129K
    7 salaries
    $111,055/yr
    $89K$129K
    Schlumberger
    $103,241/yr
    Range: $81K - $120K
    6 salaries
    $103,241/yr
    $81K$120K
    Ansh Labs
    $45,203/yr
    Range: $30K - $110K
    6 salaries
    $45,203/yr
    $30K$110K
    Baker Hughes
    $104,313/yr
    Range: $82K - $110K
    5 salaries
    $104,313/yr
    $82K$110K
    University of Houston
    $38/hr
    Range: $30 - $40
    4 salaries
    $38/hr
    $30$40
    Houston Methodist
    $75,000/yr
    Range: $75K - $76K
    4 salaries
    $75,000/yr
    $75K$76K
    The Texas Heart Institute
    $67,044/yr
    Range: $62K - $72K
    4 salaries
    $67,044/yr
    $62K$72K
    University of Texas System
    $65,973/yr
    Range: $47K - $71K
    3 salaries
    $65,973/yr
    $47K$71K
    ApoCell
    $63,174/yr
    Range: $63K - $63K
    3 salaries
    $63,174/yr
    $63K$63K
    Shell
    $115,535/yr
    Range: $107K - $124K
    2 salaries
    About
    $107K - $124K
    $107K$124K
    Rice University
    $5,782/mo
    Range: $4K - $8K
    2 salaries
    About
    $4K - $8K
    $4K$8K
    TOTAL
    $148,872/yr
    Range: $134K - $163K
    2 salaries
    About
    $134K - $163K
    $134K$163K
    USRA
    $68,159/yr
    Range: $57K - $80K
    2 salaries
    About
    $57K - $80K
    $57K$80K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $140,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $140,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $38k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $92,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $92,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Public
    $75,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $75,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    College / University
    $90,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $90,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $90,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $90,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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