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Senior Scientist Salaries

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36,940 SalariesUpdated Aug 13, 2018
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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 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
      $109,922/yr
      Range: $85K - $139K
      221 salaries
      $109,922/yr
      $85K$139K
      Merck
      $100,300/yr
      Range: $61K - $148K
      205 salaries
      $100,300/yr
      $61K$148K
      Amgen
      $123,749/yr
      Range: $98K - $154K
      101 salaries
      $123,749/yr
      $98K$154K
      Pharmaceutical Product Development
      $55,000/yr
      Range: $46K - $72K
      83 salaries
      $55,000/yr
      $46K$72K
      GlaxoSmithKline
      $84,500/yr
      Range: $61K - $134K
      73 salaries
      $84,500/yr
      $61K$134K
      Roche
      $91,440/yr
      Range: $64K - $166K
      47 salaries
      $91,440/yr
      $64K$166K
      Novartis
      $96,302/yr
      Range: $81K - $115K
      46 salaries
      $96,302/yr
      $81K$115K

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      Procter & Gamble
      $120,904/yr
      Range: $100K - $147K
      45 salaries
      $120,904/yr
      $100K$147K
      Johnson & Johnson
      $107,286/yr
      Range: $76K - $132K
      43 salaries
      $107,286/yr
      $76K$132K
      Abbott Labs
      $98,330/yr
      Range: $85K - $137K
      36 salaries
      $98,330/yr
      $85K$137K
      Genentech
      $175,000/yr
      Range: $112K - $235K
      35 salaries
      $175,000/yr
      $112K$235K
      AstraZeneca
      $101,000/yr
      Range: $90K - $138K
      35 salaries
      $101,000/yr
      $90K$138K
      Washington University in St. Louis
      $58,174/yr
      Range: $52K - $67K
      32 salaries
      $58,174/yr
      $52K$67K
      The Clorox Company
      $106,085/yr
      Range: $95K - $120K
      31 salaries
      $106,085/yr
      $95K$120K
      Microsoft
      $142,141/yr
      Range: $116K - $184K
      30 salaries
      $142,141/yr
      $116K$184K
      Eurofins Scientific
      $68,400/yr
      Range: $48K - $78K
      29 salaries
      $68,400/yr
      $48K$78K
      Boehringer Ingelheim
      $105,664/yr
      Range: $97K - $129K
      29 salaries
      $105,664/yr
      $97K$129K
      Medtronic
      $103,914/yr
      Range: $92K - $112K
      27 salaries
      $103,914/yr
      $92K$112K
      Patheon
      $89,357/yr
      Range: $75K - $94K
      27 salaries
      $89,357/yr
      $75K$94K
      MedImmune
      $148,000/yr
      Range: $135K - $163K
      25 salaries
      $148,000/yr
      $135K$163K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $108,160
      per year
      A Senior Research Scientist in the Dayton, OH Area area reported making $108,160 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Dayton, OH Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $108,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $108,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $85,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $8k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $80,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $80,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $110,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
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