How much does a Junior Research Scientist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Junior Research Scientist in the United States is $35 as of January 26, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $31 and $39. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company - Palo Alto , CA
In the Scientist role , you will will make scientific contributions and design molecular research ... You will write grant applications and progress reports and supervise junior members of the research ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Columbia University - New York , NY
The Associate Research Scientist may oversee work of more junior research staff and may direct the implementation of laboratory processes/protocols. The Department of Physiology and Cellular ...
Latpro - Diversity Jobs - 16 days ago
Provide guidance and mentorship to junior scientists and research associates within the team. * Facilitate knowledge transfer and contribute to the professional development of team members
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 51 days ago
University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston , TX
The research scientist I should have prior immunology experience working with in vivo mouse models ... There will also be opportunities for supervising junior research staff. If hired, the expected ...
MyJobHelper - 79 days ago
They develop state-of-the-art instruments and reagents for life science research laboratories and healthcare facilities all over the world. Together they are helping people everywhere live longer ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 8 days ago
LECO Corporation - Saint Joseph , MI
Supervise junior scientists Position Requirements: Expert * Use business software tools (Word ... Perform background research * Design experiments * Solve problems * Identify creative solutions ...
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