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Senior Research Scientist Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$103,506/yr
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$71K
Low
$104K
Average
$147K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,761
Range$2,036 - $21,684
How much does a Senior Research Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Senior Research Scientist is $103,506 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Research Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 36,940 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Research Scientist employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      AMRI
      $88,204/yr
      Range: $70K - $98K
      106 salaries
      $88,204/yr
      $70K$98K
      Pfizer
      $110,784/yr
      Range: $87K - $132K
      38 salaries
      $110,784/yr
      $87K$132K
      Eli Lilly and Company
      $120,381/yr
      Range: $106K - $171K
      38 salaries
      $120,381/yr
      $106K$171K
      Merck
      $110,000/yr
      Range: $84K - $135K
      35 salaries
      $110,000/yr
      $84K$135K
      Stanford University
      $99,360/yr
      Range: $81K - $142K
      29 salaries
      $99,360/yr
      $81K$142K
      Memorial Sloan Kettering
      $80,000/yr
      Range: $68K - $106K
      29 salaries
      $80,000/yr
      $68K$106K
      Battelle
      $123,000/yr
      Range: $96K - $148K
      29 salaries
      $123,000/yr
      $96K$148K

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      Telcordia
      $122,647/yr
      Range: $107K - $134K
      28 salaries
      $122,647/yr
      $107K$134K
      Intel Corporation
      $150,564/yr
      Range: $115K - $190K
      25 salaries
      $150,564/yr
      $115K$190K
      MD Anderson Cancer Center
      $72,761/yr
      Range: $60K - $89K
      21 salaries
      $72,761/yr
      $60K$89K
      Bristol-Myers Squibb
      $118,000/yr
      Range: $105K - $135K
      21 salaries
      $118,000/yr
      $105K$135K
      Science Systems and Applications
      $84,232/yr
      Range: $73K - $110K
      19 salaries
      $84,232/yr
      $73K$110K
      Northeastern University
      $71,985/yr
      Range: $60K - $88K
      16 salaries
      $71,985/yr
      $60K$88K
      United Technologies
      $97,784/yr
      Range: $96K - $100K
      16 salaries
      $97,784/yr
      $96K$100K
      Nuance
      $120,087/yr
      Range: $97K - $155K
      15 salaries
      $120,087/yr
      $97K$155K
      Schlumberger
      $114,815/yr
      Range: $105K - $126K
      14 salaries
      $114,815/yr
      $105K$126K
      Yahoo
      $173,728/yr
      Range: $153K - $190K
      13 salaries
      $173,728/yr
      $153K$190K
      Georgia Tech
      $77,278/yr
      Range: $53K - $137K
      13 salaries
      $77,278/yr
      $53K$137K
      Johnson & Johnson
      $114,892/yr
      Range: $95K - $123K
      12 salaries
      $114,892/yr
      $95K$123K
      Abbott Labs
      $100,462/yr
      Range: $92K - $137K
      12 salaries
      $100,462/yr
      $92K$137K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $104,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $104,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $107,000
      per year
      A Senior Research Scientist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $107,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $5k cash bonus
      $5k profit sharing
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $150,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $150,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $86,500
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $86,500 per year
      Additional Pay
      $5k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $72,000
      per year
      A Senior Research Scientist in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $72,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Government
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