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Research Scientist Salary

How much does a Research Scientist make in the United States?
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$83,655 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$40 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,326 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average research scientist salary in United States is $83,655 or an equivalent hourly rate of $40. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,326. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$59,147 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$103,657 (USD)

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