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$42,524

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$719

Average Bonus
The average research specialist salary in Alabama, United States is $42,524 or an hourly rate of $20. This is 10% lower (-$4,971) than the average research specialist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $719.
Salary by Experience

$28,024

Entry Level Salary

$50,853

Senior Level Salary
An entry level research specialist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $28,024. On the other end, a senior level research specialist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $50,853.
Job Description
Conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials for research and development of new products or processes, quality control, maintenance of environmental standards, and other work involving experimental, theoretical, or practical application of chemistry and related sciences.
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