Research Scientist I, Biology Salaries

32,634 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$67,076 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$6,403
Range$1,569 - $15,476

How much does a Research Scientist I, Biology make?

The national average salary for a Research Scientist I, Biology is $67,076 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Scientist I, Biology salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 32,634 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist I, Biology employees.

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Research Scientist I, Biology

Gilead Sciences

$117,527/yr

Range: $110K - $121K

10 salaries

$117,527/yr
$110K$121K

Research Scientist I, Biology

Gen-Probe

$112,690/yr

Range: $107K - $117K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$107K - $117K
$107K$117K

Research Scientist I, Biology

Idenix Pharmaceuticals

$108,107/yr

Range: $104K - $113K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$104K - $113K
$104K$113K

Research Scientist I, Biology

Gilead Colorado

$102,986/yr

Range: $99K - $107K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$99K - $107K
$99K$107K

Scientist II, Molecular Biology

Thermo Fisher Scientific

$81,086/yr

Range: $63K - $93K

6 salaries

$81,086/yr
$63K$93K

Senior Scientist Biology Discovery

Merck

$94,774/yr

Range: $72K - $131K

5 salaries

$94,774/yr
$72K$131K

Principal Scientist - Biology Discovery

Merck

$139,932/yr

Range: $121K - $151K

5 salaries

$139,932/yr
$121K$151K

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Associate Scientist I, Biology

Gilead Sciences

$98,600/yr

Range: $92K - $102K

4 salaries

$98,600/yr
$92K$102K

Research Scientist II Biology

Gilead Sciences

$127,388/yr

Range: $121K - $134K

3 salaries

$127,388/yr
$121K$134K

Staff Scientist, Biology

Thermo Fisher Scientific

$117,479/yr

Range: $97K - $131K

3 salaries

$117,479/yr
$97K$131K

Research Scientist - Molecular Biology

DuPont

$104,962/yr

Range: $82K - $129K

2 salaries

About
$82K - $129K
$82K$129K

Research Scientist - Molecular Biology

University of Wyoming

$45,336/yr

Range: $42K - $49K

2 salaries

About
$42K - $49K
$42K$49K

Cell Biology Research Scientist

University of Virginia

$55,317/yr

Range: $46K - $65K

2 salaries

About
$46K - $65K
$46K$65K

Scientist II, Molecular Biology

Applied Biosystems

$72,957/yr

Range: $69K - $76K

2 salaries

About
$69K - $76K
$69K$76K

Research Scientist, Molecular Biology

Gevo

$73,731/yr

Range: $49K - $100K

2 salaries

About
$49K - $100K
$49K$100K

Senior Scientist, Computational Biology

Ionis Pharmaceuticals

$98,031/yr

Range: $94K - $102K

2 salaries

About
$94K - $102K
$94K$102K

Staff Scientist, Molecular Biology

Thermo Fisher Scientific

$120,525/yr

Range: $112K - $129K

2 salaries

About
$112K - $129K
$112K$129K

Research Scientist II, Translational Biology

Halozyme

$104,952/yr

Range: $100K - $109K

2 salaries

About
$100K - $109K
$100K$109K

Senior Scientist (Cell Biology)

Paratek

$91,693/yr

Range: $86K - $97K

2 salaries

About
$86K - $97K
$86K$97K

Scientist II Biology

Thermo Fisher Scientific

$84,148/yr

Range: $80K - $88K

2 salaries

About
$80K - $88K
$80K$88K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$18
hourly
A Scientist I in the Lancaster, PA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lancaster, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A Scientist I in the Utica, NY Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Utica, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$93,461
per year
A Scientist I in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $93,461 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$38,000
per year
A Scientist I in the Gainesville, FL Area area reported making $38,000 per year
Job Highlights
Gainesville, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Scientist I in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$38
hourly
A Scientist I in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$42,000
per year
A Scientist I in the Rochester, NY Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Rochester, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$105,000
per year
A Scientist I in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $105,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$36,075
per year
A Scientist 1 in the Lancaster, PA Area area reported making $36,075 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lancaster, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$29
hourly
A Scientist I in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $29 per hour
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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