Research Scientist I Salaries

825 SalariesUpdated May 8, 2021

Average Base Pay
$73,676 / yr
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How much does a Research Scientist I make?

The national average salary for a Research Scientist I is $73,676 in United States. Filter by location to see Research Scientist I salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 825 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist I employees.

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Research Scientist

Facebook

$162,106/yr

Range: $143K - $295K

1,489 salaries

$162,106/yr
$143K$295K

Research Scientist

Amazon

$149,275/yr

Range: $43K - $191K

486 salaries

$149,275/yr
$43K$191K

Research Scientist

NVIDIA

$169,398/yr

Range: $132K - $291K

466 salaries

$169,398/yr
$132K$291K

Research Scientist

Intel Corporation

$155,108/yr

Range: $29K - $251K

427 salaries

$155,108/yr
$29K$251K

Research Scientist

MIT

$76,855/yr

Range: $39K - $198K

413 salaries

$76,855/yr
$39K$198K

Research Scientist

University of Washington

$59,958/yr

Range: $28K - $156K

327 salaries

$59,958/yr
$28K$156K

Research Scientist

Eli Lilly and Company

$124,898/yr

Range: $70K - $180K

251 salaries

$124,898/yr
$70K$180K

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Research Scientist

Google

$155,266/yr

Range: $80K - $276K

217 salaries

$155,266/yr
$80K$276K

Research Scientist

University of Virginia

$57,162/yr

Range: $47K - $113K

163 salaries

$57,162/yr
$47K$113K

Research Scientist

Research Foundation of State University New York

$62,713/yr

Range: $47K - $100K

133 salaries

$62,713/yr
$47K$100K

Research Scientist

Battelle

$93,727/yr

Range: $65K - $141K

131 salaries

$93,727/yr
$65K$141K

Research Scientist

MD Anderson Cancer Center

$62,113/yr

Range: $50K - $105K

127 salaries

$62,113/yr
$50K$105K

Research Scientist

The Ohio State University

$62,876/yr

Range: $47K - $129K

121 salaries

$62,876/yr
$47K$129K

Research Scientist

UT Southwestern Medical Center

$57,642/yr

Range: $43K - $78K

116 salaries

$57,642/yr
$43K$78K

Research Scientist

NYU Langone Health

$62,091/yr

Range: $39K - $108K

115 salaries

$62,091/yr
$39K$108K

Research Scientist

Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene

$62,659/yr

Range: $48K - $124K

107 salaries

$62,659/yr
$48K$124K

Research Scientist

KLA

$128,932/yr

Range: $103K - $210K

102 salaries

$128,932/yr
$103K$210K

Research Scientist

Siemens

$114,461/yr

Range: $93K - $136K

98 salaries

$114,461/yr
$93K$136K

Research Scientist

The University of Texas Medical Branch

$54,628/yr

Range: $45K - $83K

96 salaries

$54,628/yr
$45K$83K

Research Scientist

Seattle Children's

$62,443/yr

Range: $40K - $111K

94 salaries

$62,443/yr
$40K$111K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$97,000
per year
A Research Scientist I in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $97,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$97,000
per year
A Research Scientist I in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $97,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$70,000
per year
A Research Scientist/Engineer I in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$49,000
per year
A Quality Control Scientist I in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $49,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Columbus, OH Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
A Scientist I in the Bridgeport, CT Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Bridgeport, CT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A Scientist I in the Iowa City, IA Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Iowa City, IA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Scientist I in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$114,000
per year
A Scientist I in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $114,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A City Research Scientist I in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$110,000
per year
A Scientist I in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
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