Research Scientist Salary

How much does a Research Scientist make in the United States?
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$88,110 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$42 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,449 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average research scientist salary in United States is $88,110 or an equivalent hourly rate of $42. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,449. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$62,297 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$109,177 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Estimated salary in 2023:
$102,144
5 Year Change:
16 %
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