How much does a Safety Scientist make?

Updated Jul 8, 2021

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Experience

$94,922 /yr
Average Base Pay

13 salaries

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$53K

Low

$95K

Average

$171K

High

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The national average salary for Safety Scientist is $94,922 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Safety Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Safety Scientist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Research Scientist$96,074 /yr
L3
Senior Research Scientist$116,012 /yr
L4
Leader of Research$129,743 /yr
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C3i Solutions
3.5

C3i Solutions

Safety Scientist

$76,238

 /yr
Range: $68K - $80K
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$68K

$80K

$68,260 - $79,888 Range

Genentech
4.2

Genentech

Safety Scientist
About 

$210K -$256K

$210K

$256K

$209,949 - $255,568 Range

United BioSource
3

United BioSource

Safety Scientist
About 

$62K -$98K

$62K

$98K

$62,396 - $98,033 Range

University of Pittsburgh
4.1

University of Pittsburgh

Safety Scientist
About 

$134K -$146K

$134K

$146K

$134,394 - $146,088 Range

Bristol Myers Squibb
4

Bristol Myers Squibb

Safety Scientist
About 

$88K -$95K

$88K

$95K

$88,013 - $95,379 Range

Estée Lauder Companies
4

Estée Lauder Companies

Safety Scientist - Hourly Contractor
About 

$30 -$33

 hourly

$30

$33

$30 - $33 Range

Kite Pharma
3.5

Kite Pharma

Safety Scientist
About 

$154K -$166K

$154K

$166K

$153,941 - $165,811 Range

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Purdue Pharma
3.4

Purdue Pharma

Safety Scientist
About 

$154K -$168K

$154K

$168K

$153,991 - $168,205 Range

Unicon Pharma
3.7

Unicon Pharma

Safety Scientist
About 

$74K -$79K

$74K

$79K

$74,432 - $79,095 Range

Syneos Health

Safety Scientist
About 

$107K -$116K

$107K

$116K

$107,327 - $115,836 Range

Unicon Sciences

Unicon Sciences

Safety Scientist
About 

$75K -$82K

$75K

$82K

$75,433 - $81,825 Range

FATHOM LIFE SCIENCES & TECHNOLOGY SERVICES

$50K

$55K

$50,067 - $55,105 Range

Safer Healthcare

Safety Scientist
About 

$95K -$104K

$95K

$104K

$95,493 - $104,470 Range

Recruitech International
1

Recruitech International

Clinical Safety Scientist

$121,888

 /yr
Range: $65K - $126K

$65K

$126K

$65,403 - $126,347 Range

Genentech
4.2

Genentech

Senior Safety Scientist

$158,422

 /yr
Range: $146K - $278K

$146K

$278K

$145,576 - $277,809 Range

Bristol Myers Squibb
4

Bristol Myers Squibb

Senior Safety Scientist

$107,236

 /yr
Range: $96K - $116K

$96K

$116K

$96,245 - $116,353 Range

AbbVie
3.9

AbbVie

Senior Safety Data Scientist

$133,370

 /yr
Range: $133K - $154K

$133K

$154K

$133,164 - $154,396 Range

EMD Serono
3.6

EMD Serono

Drug Safety Scientist
About 

$92K -$124K

$92K

$124K

$92,394 - $123,954 Range

4C Pharma Solutions
4.7

4C Pharma Solutions

Drug Safety Scientist
About 

$72K -$90K

$72K

$90K

$72,288 - $90,036 Range

Integrated Resources
3

Integrated Resources

Product Safety Scientist - Hourly
About 

$29 -$33

 hourly

$29

$33

$29 - $33 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Safety Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a Safety Scientist is $94,922 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Safety Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 13 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Safety Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a Safety Scientist in United States is $170,793 per year.

The lowest salary for a Safety Scientist in United States is $52,755 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$76,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $76,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Scientist in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$120,000
per year
A Scientist in the Harrisburg, PA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Harrisburg, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$50,000
per year
A Scientist in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
A Scientist in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$80,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$92,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $92,000 per year
Additional Pay
$600 cash bonus
$2k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
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