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Staff Scientist Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$101,671/yr
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$69K
Low
$102K
Average
$142K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$8,512
Range$1,976 - $21,174
How much does a Staff Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Staff Scientist is $101,671 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 25,710 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Scientist employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      NIH
      $97,793/yr
      Range: $65K - $170K
      335 salaries
      $97,793/yr
      $65K$170K
      Washington University in St. Louis
      $50,758/yr
      Range: $44K - $70K
      238 salaries
      $50,758/yr
      $44K$70K
      Caltech (California)
      $80,000/yr
      Range: $50K - $119K
      59 salaries
      $80,000/yr
      $50K$119K
      Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
      $80,000/yr
      Range: $53K - $99K
      49 salaries
      $80,000/yr
      $53K$99K
      Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
      $60,000/yr
      Range: $50K - $76K
      47 salaries
      $60,000/yr
      $50K$76K
      The Scripps Research Institute
      $65,618/yr
      Range: $59K - $89K
      46 salaries
      $65,618/yr
      $59K$89K
      Raytheon BBN Technologies
      $89,025/yr
      Range: $72K - $114K
      39 salaries
      $89,025/yr
      $72K$114K

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      Thermo Fisher Scientific
      $101,600/yr
      Range: $79K - $139K
      35 salaries
      $101,600/yr
      $79K$139K
      Environmental Resources Management
      $48,000/yr
      Range: $40K - $58K
      32 salaries
      $48,000/yr
      $40K$58K
      St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
      $73,000/yr
      Range: $56K - $92K
      31 salaries
      $73,000/yr
      $56K$92K
      Broadcom
      $117,444/yr
      Range: $108K - $129K
      27 salaries
      $117,444/yr
      $108K$129K
      SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
      $9,660/mo
      Range: $9K - $11K
      27 salaries
      $9,660/mo
      $9K$11K
      City of Hope
      $63,500/yr
      Range: $57K - $121K
      24 salaries
      $63,500/yr
      $57K$121K
      Beckman Research Institute
      $92,026/yr
      Range: $59K - $159K
      24 salaries
      $92,026/yr
      $59K$159K
      Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
      $114,939/yr
      Range: $99K - $145K
      23 salaries
      $114,939/yr
      $99K$145K
      Covance
      $90,424/yr
      Range: $74K - $103K
      21 salaries
      $90,424/yr
      $74K$103K
      Cardno
      $45,000/yr
      Range: $36K - $50K
      21 salaries
      $45,000/yr
      $36K$50K
      Codexis
      $90,175/yr
      Range: $73K - $130K
      20 salaries
      $90,175/yr
      $73K$130K
      Life Technologies
      $97,793/yr
      Range: $82K - $123K
      17 salaries
      $97,793/yr
      $82K$123K
      Siemens Medical Solutions Health Services
      $112,605/yr
      Range: $82K - $125K
      16 salaries
      $112,605/yr
      $82K$125K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $142,000
      per year
      A Staff Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $142,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $14k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $149,844
      per year
      A Staff Scientist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $149,844 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $150,000
      per year
      A Staff Scientist in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $150,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Francisco, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Public
      $46,000
      per year
      A Staff Scientist in the Columbia, MO Area area reported making $46,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Columbia, MO Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $40,640
      per year
      A Staff Scientist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $40,640 per year
      Job Highlights
      Washington, DC Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Private
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