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Principal Scientist Salaries in New York City, NY Area

3,636 SalariesUpdated Jul 28, 2020

Average Base Pay
$109,538 / yr
6% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,946
Range$2,142 - $22,266

How much does a Principal Scientist make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Principal Scientist is $109,538 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 3,636 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal Scientist employees in New York City, NY.

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Principal Scientist

Roche

$121,492/yr

Range: $90K - $156K

37 salaries

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$121,492/yr
$90K$156K

Principal Scientist

Merck

$148,526/yr

Range: $109K - $185K

28 salaries

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$148,526/yr
$109K$185K

Principal Scientist

Novartis

$119,577/yr

Range: $109K - $134K

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$119,577/yr
$109K$134K

Principal Scientist

Bristol Myers Squibb

$150,184/yr

Range: $124K - $166K

13 salaries

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$150,184/yr
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Principal Scientist

Johnson & Johnson

$124,287/yr

Range: $10K - $140K

11 salaries

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$124,287/yr
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Principal Scientist

PepsiCo

$117,689/yr

Range: $113K - $134K

9 salaries

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$117,689/yr
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Principal Scientist

GlaxoSmithKline

$149,580/yr

Range: $133K - $164K

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Principal Scientist

Pfizer

$128,703/yr

Range: $119K - $131K

5 salaries

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$128,703/yr
$119K$131K

Principal Scientist

Purdue Pharma

$135,147/yr

Range: $127K - $136K

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$135,147/yr
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Principal Scientist

Pall

$111,557/yr

Range: $104K - $120K

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Principal Scientist

Lundbeck

$133,963/yr

Range: $128K - $141K

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Principal Scientist

International AIDS Vaccine Initiative

$101,458/yr

Range: $94K - $110K

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$94K - $110K
$94K$110K

Principal Scientist

PTC Therapeutics

$135,897/yr

Range: $127K - $143K

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Principal Scientist

Honeywell

$78,575/yr

Range: $76K - $82K

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Principal Scientist - Contractor

Merck

$91,324/yr

Range: $88K - $94K

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$88K - $94K
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Principal Scientist

Johnson & Johnson

$122,839/yr

Range: $117K - $127K

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$117K - $127K
$117K$127K

Principal Scientist

NYU (New York University)

$142,196/yr

Range: $137K - $148K

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$137K$148K

Principal Scientist

Purdue University

$94,550/yr

Range: $91K - $99K

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$91K - $99K
$91K$99K

Principal Scientist

Bayer

$130,304/yr

Range: $124K - $136K

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Principal Scientist

Unilever

$96,868/yr

Range: $92K - $100K

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$92K$100K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$152,000
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $152,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
$30k stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$137,137
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $137,137 per year
Additional Pay
$14 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$185,353
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $185,353 per year
Additional Pay
$38k cash bonus
$35k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$118,943
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $118,943 per year
Additional Pay
$15 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$107,443
per year
A Principal Scientist reported making $107,443 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$152,785
per year
A Principal Inventive Scientist reported making $152,785 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$169,895
per year
A Principal Research Scientist reported making $169,895 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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