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Senior Research Scientist Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$103,618/yr
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$70K
Low
$104K
Average
$147K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,767
Range$2,037 - $21,701
How much does a Senior Research Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Senior Research Scientist is $103,618 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Research Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 27,220 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
      $87,965/yr
      Range: $65K - $98K
      108 salaries
      $87,965/yr
      $65K$98K
      Eli Lilly and Company
      $120,898/yr
      Range: $106K - $171K
      40 salaries
      $120,898/yr
      $106K$171K
      Merck
      $109,316/yr
      Range: $82K - $135K
      38 salaries
      $109,316/yr
      $82K$135K
      Pfizer
      $110,784/yr
      Range: $87K - $132K
      38 salaries
      $110,784/yr
      $87K$132K
      Battelle
      $123,000/yr
      Range: $96K - $148K
      31 salaries
      $123,000/yr
      $96K$148K
      Memorial Sloan Kettering
      $80,430/yr
      Range: $68K - $106K
      30 salaries
      $80,430/yr
      $68K$106K
      Stanford University
      $99,360/yr
      Range: $81K - $142K
      29 salaries
      $99,360/yr
      $81K$142K

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      Telcordia
      $122,647/yr
      Range: $107K - $134K
      28 salaries
      $122,647/yr
      $107K$134K
      Intel Corporation
      $152,715/yr
      Range: $115K - $190K
      27 salaries
      $152,715/yr
      $115K$190K
      MD Anderson Cancer Center
      $72,761/yr
      Range: $60K - $89K
      23 salaries
      $72,761/yr
      $60K$89K
      Bristol-Myers Squibb
      $119,167/yr
      Range: $105K - $140K
      22 salaries
      $119,167/yr
      $105K$140K
      Science Systems and Applications
      $84,232/yr
      Range: $73K - $110K
      19 salaries
      $84,232/yr
      $73K$110K
      Schlumberger
      $116,934/yr
      Range: $102K - $135K
      16 salaries
      $116,934/yr
      $102K$135K
      Northeastern University
      $71,985/yr
      Range: $60K - $88K
      16 salaries
      $71,985/yr
      $60K$88K
      Nuance
      $120,762/yr
      Range: $97K - $155K
      16 salaries
      $120,762/yr
      $97K$155K
      United Technologies
      $97,784/yr
      Range: $96K - $100K
      16 salaries
      $97,784/yr
      $96K$100K
      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
      UT Southwestern Medical Center
      $63,282/yr
      Range: $62K - $76K
      13 salaries
      $63,282/yr
      $62K$76K
      University of Washington
      $89,000/yr
      Range: $60K - $146K
      12 salaries
      $89,000/yr
      $60K$146K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $117,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $117,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $15k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $120,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Public
      $140,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $140,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $15 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $134,000
      per year
      A Senior Research Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $134,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $24k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $70,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
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