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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Medical Science Liaison make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$144,936 / yrTotal Pay
$120,359 / yrBase Pay
$24,576 / yrAdditional Pay

$144,936

 / yr
$27K$1M
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The estimated total pay for a Medical Science Liaison is $144,936 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $120,359 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $24,576 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Medical Science Liaison salary is $120,359. Salaries can range from $26,762 - $1,041,210. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Medical Science Liaison in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $144,936.

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AbbVie
3.9

AbbVie

Medical Science Liaison

$172,915

 /yr
Range: $142K - $207K

$142K

$207K

$141,513 - $206,865 Range

Teva Pharmaceuticals
3.6

Teva Pharmaceuticals

Medical Science Liaison

$160,961

 /yr
Range: $127K - $200K

$127K

$200K

$127,332 - $199,624 Range

Novartis Pharmaceuticals

Novartis Pharmaceuticals

Medical Science Liaison

$159,885

 /yr
Range: $156K - $174K

$156K

$174K

$155,601 - $174,081 Range

UCB
4.0

UCB

Medical Science Liaison

$159,379

 /yr
Range: $153K - $178K

$153K

$178K

$153,394 - $177,884 Range

Eli Lilly and Company
4.0

Eli Lilly and Company

Medical Science Liaison

$168,986

 /yr
Range: $156K - $205K

$156K

$205K

$156,338 - $204,645 Range

Bristol Myers Squibb
3.9

Bristol Myers Squibb

Medical Science Liaison

$183,303

 /yr
Range: $145K - $245K

$145K

$245K

$145,017 - $244,927 Range

Sanofi
3.9

Sanofi

Medical Science Liaison

$165,816

 /yr
Range: $144K - $205K

$144K

$205K

$143,734 - $204,543 Range

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Novartis
4.2

Novartis

Medical Science Liaison

$165,443

 /yr
Range: $112K - $238K

$112K

$238K

$111,596 - $238,082 Range

AstraZeneca
4.1

AstraZeneca

Medical Science Liaison

$167,955

 /yr
Range: $156K - $198K

$156K

$198K

$155,839 - $198,205 Range

Biogen
4.0

Biogen

Medical Science Liaison

$170,283

 /yr
Range: $150K - $209K

$150K

$209K

$149,810 - $208,913 Range

Bayer
4.1

Bayer

Medical Science Liaison

$172,767

 /yr
Range: $140K - $198K

$140K

$198K

$140,258 - $198,479 Range

Allergan
3.9

Allergan

Medical Science Liaison

$167,367

 /yr
Range: $139K - $227K

$139K

$227K

$138,975 - $227,396 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

Medical Science Liaison

$179,924

 /yr
Range: $171K - $188K

$171K

$188K

$171,010 - $188,258 Range

Natera
3.8

Natera

Medical Science Liaison

$160,586

 /yr
Range: $139K - $183K

$139K

$183K

$138,680 - $183,060 Range

Genentech
4.3

Genentech

Medical Science Liaison

$193,460

 /yr
Range: $177K - $230K

$177K

$230K

$176,698 - $230,216 Range

Shire
2.9

Shire

Medical Science Liaison

$165,137

 /yr
Range: $134K - $216K

$134K

$216K

$134,061 - $216,351 Range

Amgen
4.1

Amgen

Medical Science Liaison

$164,280

 /yr
Range: $146K - $180K

$146K

$180K

$146,271 - $179,876 Range

Genomic Health
4.0

Genomic Health

Medical Science Liaison

$184,680

 /yr
Range: $175K - $203K

$175K

$203K

$174,890 - $202,934 Range

Boehringer Ingelheim
4.1

Boehringer Ingelheim

Medical Science Liaison

$176,257

 /yr
Range: $167K - $217K

$167K

$217K

$166,757 - $216,566 Range

Abbott
3.9

Abbott

Medical Science Liaison

$141,825

 /yr
Range: $123K - $173K

$123K

$173K

$122,500 - $172,734 Range

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$55,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Specialty Pharmacy Liaison with less than one year of experience

$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Medical Liaison with 10 to 14 years of experience

$165,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$25,000/yr

11 days ago by a Medical Science Liaison (MSL) with 1 to 3 years of experience

$185,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Medical Science Liaison (MSL) with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$200,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Medical Science Liaison (MSL) with 4 to 6 years of experience

$115,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Medical Provider with 1 to 3 years of experience

$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Medical Provider with 4 to 6 years of experience

$9,000

/moAvg Base Salary

15 days ago by a Medical Reviewer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$27

/hrAvg Base Salary

16 days ago by a Specialty Pharmacy Liaison with 4 to 6 years of experience

$200,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$40/yr
Stock Bonus$27,000/yr

16 days ago by a Medical Science Liaison (MSL) with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Medical Science Liaison salaries

The national average salary for a Medical Science Liaison is $157,092 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Medical Science Liaison salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 365 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Medical Science Liaison employees.

The highest salary for a Medical Science Liaison in United States is $206,246 per year.

The lowest salary for a Medical Science Liaison in United States is $119,652 per year.

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