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Scientist I Salaries in United States

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36,327 Salaries
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$79,758*/yr
$52KAverage$111K
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The national average salary for a Scientist I is $79,758 in United States. Filter by location to see Scientist I salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 36,327 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist I employees.

Salaries by Company

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    Company
    Average Base Salary in (USD)
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    MedImmune
    $98,982/yr
    60 salaries
    $98,982/yr
    $91K$110K
    Novartis
    $89,959/yr
    48 salaries
    $89,959/yr
    $80K$105K
    Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research
    $89,967/yr
    47 salaries
    $89,967/yr
    $80K$108K
    Merck
    $82,001/yr
    45 salaries
    $82,001/yr
    $62K$101K
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      Bristol-Myers Squibb
      $94,658/yr
      39 salaries
      $94,658/yr
      $76K$114K
      Biogen
      $104,182/yr
      32 salaries
      $104,182/yr
      $92K$117K
      Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation
      $75,259/yr
      22 salaries
      $75,259/yr
      $66K$84K

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      Takeda Pharmaceuticals
      $104,033/yr
      21 salaries
      $104,033/yr
      $89K$118K
      University of Kentucky
      $44,981/yr
      21 salaries
      $44,981/yr
      $38K$49K
      Illumina
      $89,991/yr
      20 salaries
      $89,991/yr
      $76K$108K
      The Clorox Company
      $74,216/yr
      20 salaries
      $74,216/yr
      $64K$122K
      SAIC
      $80,155/yr
      15 salaries
      $80,155/yr
      $74K$89K
      Thermo Fisher Scientific
      $54,384/yr
      13 salaries
      $54,384/yr
      $45K$83K
      AbbVie
      $81,099/yr
      13 salaries
      $81,099/yr
      $68K$103K
      Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories
      $20/hr
      12 salaries
      $20/hr
      $17$26
      Boehringer Ingelheim
      $48,895/yr
      12 salaries
      $48,895/yr
      $41K$60K
      Chiron
      $99,174/yr
      11 salaries
      $99,174/yr
      $85K$110K
      Novartis Pharmaceuticals
      $88,222/yr
      10 salaries
      $88,222/yr
      $84K$101K
      Sanofi US
      $76,089/yr
      10 salaries
      $76,089/yr
      $62K$102K
      Raytheon BBN Technologies
      $116,309/yr
      10 salaries
      $116,309/yr
      $106K$134K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $62,000
      per year
      A Scientist I in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $62,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $48,500
      per year
      A Research Scientist I in the Albany, NY Area area reported making $48,500 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Albany, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
      $80,000
      per year
      A Scientist I in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $8k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $70,000
      per year
      A Scientist I in the Kennewick, WA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Kennewick, WA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $41,000
      per year
      A Research Scientist I in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $41,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      Indianapolis, IN Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Public
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