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How much does a Scientific Editor make?

Updated Sep 30, 2021

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$72,694 /yr
Average Base Pay

30 salaries

$49K

Low

$73K

Average

$107K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Scientific Editor is $72,694 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Scientific Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 30 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientific Editor employees.

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Cell Press
3.1

Cell Press

Scientific Editor

$79,494

 /yr
Range: $62K - $98K
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$62K

$98K

$61,925 - $98,039 Range

Rockefeller University
4.4

Rockefeller University

Scientific Editor

$79,044

 /yr
Range: $79K - $82K

$79K

$82K

$78,529 - $81,954 Range

MD Anderson Cancer Center
4.2

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Scientific Editor

$89,890

 /yr
Range: $79K - $91K

$79K

$91K

$78,996 - $90,856 Range

Elsevier
4

Elsevier

Scientific Editor

$76,310

 /yr
Range: $75K - $95K

$75K

$95K

$74,566 - $95,102 Range

Medical Science & Computing
4.3

Medical Science & Computing

Scientific Editor
About 

$116K -$127K

$116K

$127K

$115,678 - $126,936 Range

The Ohio State University
4.2

The Ohio State University

Scientific Editor
About 

$58K -$63K

$58K

$63K

$57,913 - $62,942 Range

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University of Chicago
4.2

University of Chicago

Scientific Editor
About 

$70K -$76K

$70K

$76K

$70,169 - $76,068 Range

Baylor College of Medicine
3.8

Baylor College of Medicine

Scientific Editor
About 

$60K -$66K

$60K

$66K

$60,499 - $65,848 Range

Baylor College of Medicine
3.8

Baylor College of Medicine

Scientific Editor - Hourly
About 

$22 -$25

 hourly

$22

$25

$22 - $25 Range

Baylor College of Medicine
3.8

Baylor College of Medicine

Scientific Editor - Hourly
About 

$21 -$23

 hourly

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

The United States Pharmacopeia
3.1

The United States Pharmacopeia

Scientific Editor
About 

$58K -$63K

$58K

$63K

$57,761 - $62,897 Range

Elon University
4.3

Elon University

Scientific Editor
About 

$53K -$57K

$53K

$57K

$52,687 - $57,487 Range

Springer Nature
3.6

Springer Nature

Scientific Editor
About 

$86K -$93K

$86K

$93K

$86,182 - $93,063 Range

JoVE
3.3

JoVE

Scientific Editor - Hourly
About 

$22 -$24

 hourly

$22

$24

$22 - $24 Range

Cactus Communications
2.6

Cactus Communications

Scientific Editor - Monthly
About 

$3K -$3K

$3K

$3K

$2,906 - $3,098 Range

AACR
2.6

AACR

Scientific Editor
About 

$76K -$82K

$76K

$82K

$76,262 - $81,628 Range

Radiological Society of North America
3.8

$57K

$63K

$57,436 - $62,990 Range

Nature Publishing Group
3.3

Nature Publishing Group

Scientific Editor
About 

$73K -$79K

$73K

$79K

$73,044 - $78,901 Range

Accdon
4

Accdon

Scientific Editor - Hourly
About 

$41 -$44

 hourly

$41

$44

$41 - $44 Range

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The national average salary for a Scientific Editor is $72,694 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Scientific Editor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 30 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Scientific Editor employees.

The highest salary for a Scientific Editor in United States is $106,971 per year.

The lowest salary for a Scientific Editor in United States is $49,401 per year.

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