How much does a Research Scientist I make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Research Scientist I in the United States is $45 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $37 and $49. 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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Axiom Consultants - Sterling , VA
Team Axiom is seeking a Physical Scientist I to join our team in providing technical support ... Implementation of new UA assets: development and research for implementation, installation, and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 30 days ago
Vericast - Richmond , VA
They develop consumer insights with actionable implications, integrating research into all phases ... Job Description We are seeking a highly motivated Marketing Scientist who is passionate about using ...
LinkedIn - 19 days ago
As a member of the Innovative Assessment Solutions team within School Assessment, the Research Scientist works closely across interim and formative assessment products to conduct psychometric and ... - 37 days ago
This position will be a full-time, hybrid (i.e., combination of office and telecommuting) position ... The Scientist will support a multi-faceted series of tasks related to laboratory operations ... - 54 days ago
BAE Systems - Reston , VA
... science and machine learning ... Work with various teams to identify, manage, research, develop, and present data analytics projects - 90 days ago
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond , VA
The Philips Institute for Oral Health Research is seeking highly motivated applicants for postdoctoral or scientist positions in the labs of Dr. Todd Kitten or Ping Xu in the Philips Institute for ...
LinkedIn - 11 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Research Scientist I in the United States. The average hourly rate for Research Scientist I ranges from $37 to $49 with the average hourly pay of $45. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $38 to $55 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $47.

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