Senior Research Scientist Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 255 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 10, 2018
Average salary
$87,126 per year
  • Most Reported
$22,000
$194,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Senior Research Scientist make in the United States?

The average salary for a Senior Research Scientist is $87,126 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 255 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Senior Research Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Senior Research Scientist is 3-5 years.
Senior Research Scientist salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$154,780 per year
$151,078 per year
$136,340 per year
$130,395 per year
$213,454 per year
$152,405 per year
$129,617 per year
$116,451 per year
$106,354 per year
$105,190 per year
Senior Research Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$71,262 per year
$25,867 per year
$67,416 per year
$100,113 per year
$107,313 per year

Senior Research Scientist job openings

Scientist / Senior Scientist, Biology
Stoke Therapeutics
Bedford, MA
Senior Scientist/Principal Scientist, Cell and Molecular Biology
Vironika
Philadelphia, PA
Senior Scientist; Molecular Biology/Biochemistry
Alpha Catalyst Genomics
Boulder, CO
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