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The average research and development scientist (r and d scientist) salary in Alabama, United States is $68,698 or an equivalent hourly rate of $33. This is 7% lower (-$5,446) than the average research and development scientist (r and d scientist) salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,759. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.