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Scientist Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$99,809/yr
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$67K
Low
$100K
Average
$139K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,414
Range$1,961 - $21,041
How much does a Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Scientist is $99,809 in United States. Filter by location to see Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 25,710 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Amgen
      $108,280/yr
      Range: $69K - $164K
      210 salaries
      $108,280/yr
      $69K$164K
      Pfizer
      $90,875/yr
      Range: $63K - $113K
      110 salaries
      $90,875/yr
      $63K$113K
      Merck
      $79,405/yr
      Range: $60K - $103K
      105 salaries
      $79,405/yr
      $60K$103K
      Genentech
      $131,947/yr
      Range: $104K - $167K
      102 salaries
      $131,947/yr
      $104K$167K
      Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
      $93,322/yr
      Range: $81K - $121K
      60 salaries
      $93,322/yr
      $81K$121K
      Pharmaceutical Product Development
      $21/hr
      Range: $19 - $26
      60 salaries
      $21/hr
      $19$26
      Eurofins Scientific
      $19/hr
      Range: $16 - $31
      55 salaries
      $19/hr
      $16$31

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      Pharmaceutical Product Development
      $45,096/yr
      Range: $38K - $82K
      52 salaries
      $45,096/yr
      $38K$82K
      Roche
      $76,772/yr
      Range: $56K - $130K
      42 salaries
      $76,772/yr
      $56K$130K
      Allergan
      $98,000/yr
      Range: $50K - $114K
      41 salaries
      $98,000/yr
      $50K$114K
      Johnson & Johnson
      $99,827/yr
      Range: $60K - $128K
      38 salaries
      $99,827/yr
      $60K$128K
      Frontage Laboratories
      $58,722/yr
      Range: $42K - $93K
      36 salaries
      $58,722/yr
      $42K$93K
      Catalent Pharma
      $61,936/yr
      Range: $48K - $93K
      35 salaries
      $61,936/yr
      $48K$93K
      Procter & Gamble
      $102,398/yr
      Range: $71K - $111K
      34 salaries
      $102,398/yr
      $71K$111K
      Thermo Fisher Scientific
      $80,891/yr
      Range: $47K - $117K
      32 salaries
      $80,891/yr
      $47K$117K
      GlaxoSmithKline
      $72,854/yr
      Range: $56K - $98K
      32 salaries
      $72,854/yr
      $56K$98K
      Raytheon BBN Technologies
      $115,000/yr
      Range: $106K - $124K
      31 salaries
      $115,000/yr
      $106K$124K
      Novartis
      $82,533/yr
      Range: $68K - $102K
      29 salaries
      $82,533/yr
      $68K$102K
      Henry M. Jackson Foundation
      $86,883/yr
      Range: $65K - $115K
      29 salaries
      $86,883/yr
      $65K$115K
      Eurofins Scientific
      $55,000/yr
      Range: $35K - $85K
      28 salaries
      $55,000/yr
      $35K$85K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $50,000
      per year
      A Scientist in the Rochester, NY Area area reported making $50,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Rochester, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $66,000
      per year
      A Scientist in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $66,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $2k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Austin, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $69,000
      per year
      A Scientist in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $69,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $4k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      St. Louis, MO Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $10,400
      monthly
      A Research Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $10,400 per month
      Job Highlights
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $61,000
      per year
      A Scientist in the Cleveland, OH Area area reported making $61,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $4k cash bonus
      $2k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      Cleveland, OH Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Private
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