Junior Scientist Salary in the United States

How much does a Junior Scientist make in the United States? The average Junior Scientist salary in the United States is $48,727 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $44,215 and $55,278. 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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$44,215 to $55,278
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KCAS Bioanalytical & Biomarker Services - Shawnee , KS
Act as lead scientist, provide work instructions and technical training to more junior scientific staff in the conducting of assigned projects. * Interact with clients and/or auditors as necessary
Jobble, Inc. - Today
Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals - Madison , WI
Provide leadership, technical guidance, and development to junior scientists * Serve as Analytical Project Coordinator or Lead for on-going or new projects and take ownership of analytical ...
Jobble, Inc. - 9 days ago
... junior scientific associates in content quality providing feedback when necessary Act as primary client contact on assigned accounts Skills Required: PhD, PharmD, or MD required 5+ years medical ...
Capital Markets Placement - 7 days ago
EPM Scientific - San Francisco , CA
Experience coaching and mentoring junior scientists(highly coveted) * M.S or Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related scientific field with ideally 5-7 years of industry experience * Experience authoring CMC ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC - Anchorage , AK
Will provide mentorship of mid and junior staff and proposal support Qualifications * B.S. in Science, Engineering or related discipline (M.S. a plus) and 10 years of experience, experience authoring ...
Jobble, Inc. - 9 days ago
Newlight Technologies - Orange , CA
The Scientist will mentor junior team members and provide an environment of open communication and learning for shared success. Essential Duties & Responsibilities: * Maintain a safe working ...
Jobble, Inc. - 2 days ago
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