Senior Research Scientist Salary in the United States

How much does a Senior Research Scientist make in the United States? The average Senior Research Scientist salary in the United States is $71,442 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $62,421 and $82,615. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Net2Source Inc. -
... Sciences, Oil & Gas, Energy, Retail, Telecom, Utilities, Manufacturing, Aerospace & Defense and ... Senior Research Associate Location: Seattle, WA Duration: 06 months Job Description: The Sr. ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
Senior Research Associate, protein science SUMMARY Support drug discovery efforts by performing protein expression, purification and characterization. RESPONSIBILITIES * Conduct protein expression ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Roswell Biotechnologies -
Sr. Research Associate - Chemistry or Biochemistry Roswell Biotechnologies - San Diego, CA Roswell ... Life Sciences, and bringing them to market globally. Our goals are big, our timelines are short ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Corvus Pharmaceuticals -
Performs translational research and biomarker discovery in collaboration with biomarker scientist * Uses immuno-oncology research techniques to develop and perform cell-based assays for biomarker ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
UNITY Biotechnology - Brisbane , California
We are seeking to hire a Senior Research Associate/Associate Scientist to join the cellular and molecular pharmacology team at Unity. This position will afford the successful individual an ...
Neuvoo - 5 days ago
Infectious Disease Research Institute - Seattle , Washington
Senior Research Assistant - Chemistry The TB Discovery Group is looking for a temporary research ... scientific techniques to compile and analyze data Maintain the highest standards of laboratory ...
Monster - 10 days ago
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