Postdoctorate Scientist Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Postdoctorate Scientist

What is the average annual salary for Postdoctorate Scientist?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Postdoctorate Scientist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Postdoctorate Scientist in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Postdoctorate Scientist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Postdoctorate Scientist in the United States is $45,694 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $45,694.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $45,694
  • 10%$35,557
  • 25%$40,388
  • 75%$50,395
  • 90%$54,675

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Job Description for Postdoctorate Scientist

Primarily a temporary position in which the incumbent is responsible for scientific research in collaboration with a research team. Requires a master's degree/Ph.D and at least 10 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Postdoctorate Scientist job description

Categories:  Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology

Industries:  Biotechnology, Chemicals, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals

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