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$72,561

Average Base Salary

$35/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,017

Average Bonus
The average scientific researcher salary in Arkansas, United States is $72,561 or an equivalent hourly rate of $35. This is 12% lower (-$10,012) than the average scientific researcher salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,017. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.
Salary by Experience

$46,874

Entry Level Salary

$89,541

Senior Level Salary
An entry level scientific researcher (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $46,874. On the other end, a senior level scientific researcher (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $89,541.

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Job Description
Research and study the structures and chemical properties of various natural and synthetic or composite materials, including metals, alloys, rubber, ceramics, semiconductors, polymers, and glass. Determine ways to strengthen or combine materials or develop new materials with new or specific properties for use in a variety of products and applications. Includes glass scientists, ceramic scientists, metallurgical scientists, and polymer scientists.
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