How much does a Postdoctorate Scientist make in the United States? The average Postdoctorate Scientist salary in the United States is $51,607 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $45,613 and $56,920. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Postdoctorate Scientist

Postdoctorate Scientist performs scientific research in collaboration with a research team. Primarily a temporary position. Being a Postdoctorate Scientist requires an advanced degree. Typically reports to top management. The Postdoctorate Scientist works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in solution or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. To be a Postdoctorate Scientist typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Postdoctorate Scientist: Scientific Research, Research Documentation

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