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Senior Scientist Salaries

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36,940 SalariesUpdated Apr 25, 2018
Average Base Pay
$103,506/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$71K
Low
$104K
Average
$147K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

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

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

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Pfizer
      $108,553/yr
      Range: $85K - $139K
      216 salaries
      $108,553
      $85K$139K
      Merck
      $101,589/yr
      Range: $61K - $148K
      202 salaries
      $101,589
      $61K$148K
      Amgen
      $124,683/yr
      Range: $98K - $154K
      96 salaries
      $124,683
      $98K$154K
      Pharmaceutical Product Development
      $56,276/yr
      Range: $46K - $72K
      80 salaries
      $56,276
      $46K$72K
      GlaxoSmithKline
      $88,420/yr
      Range: $61K - $134K
      73 salaries
      $88,420
      $61K$134K
      Procter & Gamble
      $122,013/yr
      Range: $100K - $147K
      43 salaries
      $122,013
      $100K$147K
      Johnson & Johnson
      $105,750/yr
      Range: $76K - $132K
      42 salaries
      $105,750
      $76K$132K

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      Roche
      $96,801/yr
      Range: $64K - $166K
      38 salaries
      $96,801
      $64K$166K
      Abbott Labs
      $101,855/yr
      Range: $85K - $137K
      35 salaries
      $101,855
      $85K$137K
      AstraZeneca
      $103,926/yr
      Range: $90K - $138K
      35 salaries
      $103,926
      $90K$138K
      Genentech
      $168,188/yr
      Range: $112K - $235K
      33 salaries
      $168,188
      $112K$235K
      Washington University in St. Louis
      $58,768/yr
      Range: $52K - $67K
      31 salaries
      $58,768
      $52K$67K
      Novartis Pharmaceuticals
      $95,530/yr
      Range: $81K - $115K
      31 salaries
      $95,530
      $81K$115K
      Microsoft
      $142,454/yr
      Range: $116K - $184K
      30 salaries
      $142,454
      $116K$184K
      The Clorox Company
      $107,234/yr
      Range: $95K - $120K
      29 salaries
      $107,234
      $95K$120K
      Boehringer Ingelheim
      $108,139/yr
      Range: $97K - $129K
      29 salaries
      $108,139
      $97K$129K
      Eurofins Scientific
      $66,577/yr
      Range: $48K - $78K
      27 salaries
      $66,577
      $48K$78K
      Medtronic
      $102,953/yr
      Range: $92K - $112K
      27 salaries
      $102,953
      $92K$112K
      Patheon
      $84,798/yr
      Range: $75K - $94K
      27 salaries
      $84,798
      $75K$94K
      MedImmune
      $147,470/yr
      Range: $135K - $163K
      25 salaries
      $147,470
      $135K$163K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $50
      hourly
      A Senior Research Scientist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $50 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Part-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
      $75,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Portland, ME Area area reported making $75,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Portland, ME Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $61,419
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Lafayette, IN Area area reported making $61,419 per year
      Additional Pay
      $500 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Lafayette, IN Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $125,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Company - Public
      $135,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $135,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $1k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
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