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Senior Scientist Salaries

32,634 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$94,774 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,165
Range$1,920 - $20,234

How much does a Senior Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Senior Scientist is $94,774 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 32,634 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees.

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Senior Scientist

Pfizer

$111,089/yr

Range: $85K - $146K

264 salaries

$111,089/yr
$85K$146K

Senior Scientist

Merck

$111,509/yr

Range: $65K - $160K

250 salaries

$111,509/yr
$65K$160K

Senior Scientist

Amgen

$134,695/yr

Range: $105K - $162K

111 salaries

$134,695/yr
$105K$162K

Senior Scientist

PPD

$58,494/yr

Range: $48K - $76K

106 salaries

$58,494/yr
$48K$76K

Senior Scientist

GlaxoSmithKline

$88,774/yr

Range: $66K - $143K

91 salaries

$88,774/yr
$66K$143K

Senior Scientist

AstraZeneca

$119,191/yr

Range: $93K - $170K

62 salaries

$119,191/yr
$93K$170K

Senior Scientist

Roche

$96,987/yr

Range: $70K - $176K

59 salaries

$96,987/yr
$70K$176K

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Senior Scientist

Procter & Gamble

$129,724/yr

Range: $110K - $156K

54 salaries

$129,724/yr
$110K$156K

Senior Scientist

Abbott

$101,665/yr

Range: $85K - $135K

52 salaries

$101,665/yr
$85K$135K

Senior Scientist

Novartis

$100,317/yr

Range: $87K - $119K

50 salaries

$100,317/yr
$87K$119K

Senior Scientist

Johnson & Johnson

$110,027/yr

Range: $81K - $141K

47 salaries

$110,027/yr
$81K$141K

Senior Scientist

Eurofins Scientific

$70,878/yr

Range: $47K - $91K

43 salaries

$70,878/yr
$47K$91K

Senior Scientist

The Clorox Company

$114,581/yr

Range: $96K - $130K

38 salaries

$114,581/yr
$96K$130K

Senior Scientist

Genentech

$180,112/yr

Range: $119K - $204K

36 salaries

$180,112/yr
$119K$204K

Senior Scientist

Sanofi

$123,919/yr

Range: $95K - $158K

36 salaries

$123,919/yr
$95K$158K

Senior Scientist

Boehringer Ingelheim

$117,533/yr

Range: $101K - $138K

34 salaries

$117,533/yr
$101K$138K

Senior Scientist

Washington University in St. Louis

$58,714/yr

Range: $54K - $68K

34 salaries

$58,714/yr
$54K$68K

Senior Scientist

Microsoft

$154,835/yr

Range: $129K - $196K

31 salaries

$154,835/yr
$129K$196K

Senior Scientist

Kraft Heinz Company

$96,795/yr

Range: $81K - $110K

31 salaries

$96,795/yr
$81K$110K

Senior Scientist

Biogen

$149,569/yr

Range: $119K - $158K

31 salaries

$149,569/yr
$119K$158K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$73,000
per year
A Senior Associate Scientist in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$84,400
per year
A Senior Scientist in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $84,400 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$115,000
per year
A Senior Scientist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$123,600
per year
A Senior Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $123,600 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$118,000
per year
A Senior Research Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $118,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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