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Scientist Research Salary

How much does a Scientist Research make in New Mexico, United States?
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Salary Data for Scientist Research

$81,504 (USD)/yr

$39 (USD)/hr

$2,266 (USD)/yr

$80,447 (USD)/yr

$39 (USD)/hr

$2,266 (USD)/yr

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.
The average scientist research salary in New Mexico, United States is $81,504 or an equivalent hourly rate of $39. This is 8% lower (-$7,161) than the average scientist research salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,266. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New Mexico, United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$57,626 (USD)

$100,991 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$94,485 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Scientist Research will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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