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

Updated Jun 22, 2021

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$93,169 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,446 salaries

$53K

Low

$93K

Average

$163K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$8,321Range$1,854 - $37,339
The average salary for a Research Scientist is $93,169 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 1,446 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees in New York City, NY.

Seniority Levels

L2
Research Scientist$93,169 /yr
L3
Senior Research Scientist$106,356 /yr
L4
Leader of Research$120,072 /yr
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Facebook
4.3

Facebook

Research Scientist

$163,703

 /yr
Range: $152K - $222K
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$152K

$222K

$152,476 - $222,409 Range

NYU Langone Health
3.9

NYU Langone Health

Research Scientist

$63,857

 /yr
Range: $40K - $110K

$40K

$110K

$39,622 - $110,162 Range

Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene
3.5

Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene

Research Scientist

$59,832

 /yr
Range: $48K - $126K

$48K

$126K

$48,000 - $126,434 Range

Research Foundation of State University New York
3.8

Research Foundation of State University New York

Research Scientist

$67,804

 /yr
Range: $48K - $90K

$48K

$90K

$47,939 - $90,053 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Research Scientist

$157,524

 /yr
Range: $150K - $211K

$150K

$211K

$149,661 - $210,942 Range

Amneal Pharmaceuticals
3.7

Amneal Pharmaceuticals

Research Scientist

$93,032

 /yr
Range: $41K - $135K

$41K

$135K

$40,905 - $135,466 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Research Scientist

$165,043

 /yr
Range: $14K - $264K

$14K

$264K

$14,282 - $263,753 Range

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GenScript
4

GenScript

Research Scientist

$65,146

 /yr
Range: $50K - $74K

$50K

$74K

$50,130 - $73,622 Range

Merck
4.2

Merck

Research Scientist

$89,486

 /yr
Range: $58K - $148K

$58K

$148K

$57,627 - $147,594 Range

D. E. Shaw Research
4

D. E. Shaw Research

Research Scientist

$219,542

 /yr
Range: $138K - $299K

$138K

$299K

$137,835 - $298,992 Range

Colgate-Palmolive
4.2

Colgate-Palmolive

Research Scientist

$93,988

 /yr
Range: $83K - $113K

$83K

$113K

$83,353 - $113,145 Range

Rutgers University
4.2

Rutgers University

Research Scientist

$96,033

 /yr
Range: $46K - $115K

$46K

$115K

$45,743 - $115,122 Range

Stony Brook University
4.1

Stony Brook University

Research Scientist

$67,887

 /yr
Range: $48K - $95K

$48K

$95K

$48,037 - $94,795 Range

ImClone
3.1

ImClone

Research Scientist

$80,351

 /yr
Range: $61K - $95K

$61K

$95K

$60,986 - $94,775 Range

Pfizer
4.2

Pfizer

Research Scientist

$88,051

 /yr
Range: $60K - $174K

$60K

$174K

$60,493 - $174,339 Range

Roche
4.3

Roche

Research Scientist

$104,429

 /yr
Range: $52K - $141K

$52K

$141K

$51,746 - $140,797 Range

Verizon Media
3.9

Verizon Media

Research Scientist

$202,452

 /yr
Range: $194K - $202K

$194K

$202K

$193,762 - $202,452 Range

New Jersey Institute of Technology
4.3

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Research Scientist

$56,921

 /yr
Range: $51K - $100K

$51K

$100K

$50,914 - $100,198 Range

The Veritas Healthcare Solutions
3.5

The Veritas Healthcare Solutions

Research Scientist

$73,365

 /yr
Range: $73K - $73K

$73K

$73K

$73,365 - $73,463 Range

Northwell Health
4.1

Northwell Health

Research Scientist

$63,685

 /yr
Range: $55K - $79K

$55K

$79K

$54,544 - $79,386 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$120,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $120,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $55,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$72,800
per year
A Scientist reported making $72,800 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $50,000 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
College / University
$11,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $11,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $60,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $100,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$33
hourly
A Research Scientist reported making $33 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University