Behavioral Scientist Salary in the United States

How much does a Behavioral Scientist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Behavioral Scientist in the United States is $47 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $40 and $56. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Behavioral Scientist
Maxim Healthcare Services - Oxnard , CA
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Maxim Healthcare Services - 8 days ago
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Amita Health - 8 days ago
Prism Behavioral Solutions - Orange County , CA
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ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
EP Behavior Consulting -
Provides child-related communication to caregivers, the program team, physicians and other health care providers, as appropriate Requirements BA/BS in Behavior Science, Education or related field ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Two years of completed coursework in psychology, education, social work, behavioral science, human development or related fields and/or prior experience working with individuals with developmental ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Alternative Behavior Strategies - North Salt Lake , UT
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ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago