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

Updated Aug 1, 2021

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$93,127 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,480 salaries

$53K

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$93K

Average

$163K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$8,707Range$1,888 - $40,148
The average salary for Research Scientist is $93,127 per year in New York, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 1480 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees in New York, NY.

Seniority Levels

L2
Research Scientist$93,127 /yr
L3
Senior Research Scientist$106,612 /yr
L4
Leader of Research$146,096 /yr
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Facebook
4.4

Facebook

Research Scientist

$163,703

 /yr
Range: $152K - $222K
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$152K

$222K

$152,476 - $222,409 Range

NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Research Scientist

$64,499

 /yr
Range: $39K - $143K

$39K

$143K

$39,479 - $143,274 Range

NYU Langone Health
4

NYU Langone Health

Research Scientist

$70,152

 /yr
Range: $53K - $110K

$53K

$110K

$52,559 - $110,162 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Research Scientist

$157,524

 /yr
Range: $151K - $210K

$151K

$210K

$151,259 - $210,031 Range

Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene
3.5

Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene

Research Scientist

$96,601

 /yr
Range: $63K - $133K

$63K

$133K

$62,787 - $133,050 Range

Columbia University
4.2

Columbia University

Research Scientist

$69,604

 /yr
Range: $53K - $119K

$53K

$119K

$52,960 - $119,252 Range

D. E. Shaw Research
3.9

D. E. Shaw Research

Research Scientist

$219,542

 /yr
Range: $138K - $295K

$138K

$295K

$137,835 - $294,592 Range

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Verizon Media
3.9

Verizon Media

Research Scientist

$202,452

 /yr
Range: $194K - $202K

$194K

$202K

$193,762 - $202,452 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Research Scientist

$144,135

 /yr
Range: $79K - $175K

$79K

$175K

$79,108 - $175,460 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

New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene
3.6

New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene

Research Scientist

$90,262

 /yr
Range: $11K - $124K

$11K

$124K

$11,296 - $124,202 Range

Mount Sinai Health System
3.6

Mount Sinai Health System

Research Scientist

$68,706

 /yr
Range: $47K - $182K

$47K

$182K

$47,387 - $181,934 Range

Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene
3.5

Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene

Research Scientist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $28 - $74

$28

$74

$28 - $74 Range

Dataminr
4.3

Dataminr

Research Scientist

$171,018

 /yr
Range: $137K - $182K

$137K

$182K

$136,564 - $181,729 Range

ImClone
3.1

ImClone

Research Scientist

$82,282

 /yr
Range: $58K - $98K

$58K

$98K

$58,476 - $98,012 Range

Red Balloon Security
4.7

Red Balloon Security

Research Scientist

$118,580

 /yr
Range: $112K - $167K

$112K

$167K

$112,199 - $167,233 Range

Columbia University Medical Center
3.8

Columbia University Medical Center

Research Scientist

$93,186

 /yr
Range: $57K - $169K

$57K

$169K

$57,288 - $168,911 Range

Cornell University
4.5

Cornell University

Research Scientist

$61,498

 /yr
Range: $53K - $100K

$53K

$100K

$52,558 - $100,000 Range

Research Foundation of CUNY
3.9

Research Foundation of CUNY

Research Scientist

$70,879

 /yr
Range: $56K - $82K

$56K

$82K

$55,842 - $82,223 Range

Simons Foundation
4.1

Simons Foundation

Research Scientist

$142,161

 /yr
Range: $137K - $158K

$137K

$158K

$136,520 - $157,524 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Research Scientist salaries

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $93,127 per year in New York, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 1480 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Research Scientist employees in New York, NY.

The highest salary for a Research Scientist in New York, NY is $163,152 per year.

The lowest salary for a Research Scientist in New York, NY is $53,157 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Research Scientist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Research Scientist.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$5,000
monthly
A Research Scientist reported making $5,000 per month
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
College / University
$40,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $40,000 per year
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Full-time
51 to 200 employees
 
Company - Private
$35
hourly
A Research Scientist reported making $35 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$87,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $87,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$50,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $50,000 per year
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Contract
10000+ employees
 
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $90,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$105,000
per year
A Scientist reported making $105,000 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$68,000
per year
A Research Scientist reported making $68,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital