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Senior Scientist Salaries

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25,710 SalariesUpdated Dec 12, 2018
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Average Base Pay
$124,083/yr
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$86K
Low
$124K
Average
$170K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$9,866
Range$2,252 - $24,781
How much does a Senior Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Senior Scientist is $124,083 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 25,710 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
      $109,189/yr
      Range: $79K - $139K
      228 salaries
      $109,189/yr
      $79K$139K
      Merck
      $100,438/yr
      Range: $62K - $148K
      211 salaries
      $100,438/yr
      $62K$148K
      Amgen
      $123,995/yr
      Range: $98K - $154K
      104 salaries
      $123,995/yr
      $98K$154K
      Pharmaceutical Product Development
      $55,000/yr
      Range: $46K - $72K
      86 salaries
      $55,000/yr
      $46K$72K
      GlaxoSmithKline
      $83,312/yr
      Range: $61K - $134K
      77 salaries
      $83,312/yr
      $61K$134K
      Roche
      $91,440/yr
      Range: $64K - $166K
      49 salaries
      $91,440/yr
      $64K$166K
      Procter & Gamble
      $120,904/yr
      Range: $100K - $147K
      47 salaries
      $120,904/yr
      $100K$147K

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      Novartis
      $96,302/yr
      Range: $81K - $115K
      46 salaries
      $96,302/yr
      $81K$115K
      Johnson & Johnson
      $107,783/yr
      Range: $76K - $138K
      44 salaries
      $107,783/yr
      $76K$138K
      Abbott Labs
      $98,330/yr
      Range: $85K - $137K
      36 salaries
      $98,330/yr
      $85K$137K
      AstraZeneca
      $101,000/yr
      Range: $90K - $138K
      35 salaries
      $101,000/yr
      $90K$138K
      The Clorox Company
      $106,042/yr
      Range: $94K - $120K
      34 salaries
      $106,042/yr
      $94K$120K
      Genentech
      $173,000/yr
      Range: $112K - $235K
      34 salaries
      $173,000/yr
      $112K$235K
      Washington University in St. Louis
      $58,781/yr
      Range: $52K - $67K
      33 salaries
      $58,781/yr
      $52K$67K
      Boehringer Ingelheim
      $105,477/yr
      Range: $89K - $129K
      30 salaries
      $105,477/yr
      $89K$129K
      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
      Patheon
      $89,357/yr
      Range: $75K - $94K
      27 salaries
      $89,357/yr
      $75K$94K
      Medtronic
      $103,914/yr
      Range: $92K - $112K
      27 salaries
      $103,914/yr
      $92K$112K
      MedImmune
      $148,187/yr
      Range: $135K - $163K
      26 salaries
      $148,187/yr
      $135K$163K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $120,000
      per year
      A Senior Research Scientist in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
      $170,000
      per year
      A Senior Research Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $170,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $24k cash bonus
      $26k stock bonus
      Job Highlights
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $99,000
      per year
      A Senior Scientist in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $99,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $10k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      St. Louis, MO Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $109,000
      per year
      A Senior Research Scientist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $109,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $11k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Seattle, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $97,000
      per year
      A Senior Research Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $97,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Nonprofit Organization
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