Alternate Job Titles: VP, Research and Development, Chief Research and Development Executive, Top Research and Development Executive, Top Research & Development Executive, Chief Research & Development Executive, Chief Research & Development Officer, Chief Research and Development Officer, Vice President of Research and Development
What is the average annual salary for Top Research & Development Executive?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Top Research & Development Executive 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 Top Research & Development Executive in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Top Research & Development Executive in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Top Research & Development Executive in the United States is $237,354 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $237,354.
Plans and directs all aspects of an organization's research and development policies, objectives, and initiatives. Maintains an organization's competitive position and profitability by formulating research and development programs. Researches new technologies that align the development function with the goals of the organization. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 15 years of experience in the field. Demonstrates expertise in 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.
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