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Scientist I Salaries

1,664 SalariesUpdated May 5, 2021

Average Base Pay
$76,418 / yr
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How much does a Scientist I make?

The national average salary for a Scientist I is $76,418 in United States. Filter by location to see Scientist I salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,664 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist I employees.

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Scientist I

Thermo Fisher Scientific

$53,302/yr

Range: $41K - $87K

73 salaries

$53,302/yr
$41K$87K

Scientist I

Novartis

$97,743/yr

Range: $56K - $114K

69 salaries

$97,743/yr
$56K$114K

Scientist I - Hourly

Eurofins Scientific

$20/hr

Range: $16 - $28

68 salaries

$20/hr
$16$28

Scientist I

Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research

$97,996/yr

Range: $88K - $129K

51 salaries

$97,996/yr
$88K$129K

Scientist I

Bristol Myers Squibb

$102,401/yr

Range: $84K - $126K

48 salaries

$102,401/yr
$84K$126K

Scientist I

Merck

$83,550/yr

Range: $67K - $104K

46 salaries

$83,550/yr
$67K$104K

Scientist I

AstraZeneca

$108,088/yr

Range: $99K - $121K

45 salaries

$108,088/yr
$99K$121K

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Scientist I

Biogen

$117,232/yr

Range: $94K - $127K

41 salaries

$117,232/yr
$94K$127K

Scientist I

MedImmune

$103,961/yr

Range: $103K - $118K

34 salaries

$103,961/yr
$103K$118K

Scientist I

The Clorox Company

$76,860/yr

Range: $71K - $92K

31 salaries

$76,860/yr
$71K$92K

Scientist I

University of Kentucky

$49,131/yr

Range: $42K - $67K

30 salaries

$49,131/yr
$42K$67K

Scientist I

AbbVie

$88,984/yr

Range: $77K - $103K

29 salaries

$88,984/yr
$77K$103K

Scientist I

Illumina

$95,251/yr

Range: $88K - $116K

29 salaries

$95,251/yr
$88K$116K

Scientist I

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

$114,364/yr

Range: $102K - $123K

27 salaries

$114,364/yr
$102K$123K

Scientist I

Boehringer Ingelheim

$58,892/yr

Range: $45K - $79K

27 salaries

$58,892/yr
$45K$79K

Scientist I

Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation

$80,176/yr

Range: $72K - $88K

25 salaries

$80,176/yr
$72K$88K

Scientist I

Zymergen

$107,545/yr

Range: $101K - $111K

23 salaries

$107,545/yr
$101K$111K

Scientist I

Amneal Pharmaceuticals

$52,672/yr

Range: $37K - $62K

18 salaries

$52,672/yr
$37K$62K

Scientist I

Sanofi

$98,614/yr

Range: $73K - $107K

18 salaries

$98,614/yr
$73K$107K

Scientist I

KBI Biopharma

$87,588/yr

Range: $70K - $110K

18 salaries

$87,588/yr
$70K$110K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$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
$48,000
per year
A Scientist I in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $48,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$6,050
monthly
A Research Scientist I in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $6,050 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
$53,000
per year
A Scientist I in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $53,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Scientist I in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$23
hourly
A Scientist I in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Scientist I in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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