Research and Development Supervisor I Salary in the United States

How much does a Research and Development Supervisor I make in the United States? The average Research and Development Supervisor I salary in the United States is $72,859 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $61,684 and $86,388. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Research and Development Supervisor I supervises activities in the research and development department. Oversees personnel who utilize established mathematical and scientific techniques to compile and analyze data and write technical reports detailing procedures, outcomes, and observations. Being a Research and Development Supervisor I ensures proper procedure, and helps devise new development techniques. A level I supervisor is considered a working supervisor with little authority for personnel actions. Additionally, Research and Development Supervisor I may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Working team member that may validate or coordinate the work of others on a support team. Suggests improvements to process, is a knowledge resource for other team members. Has no authority for staff actions. Thorough knowledge of the team processes. Generally has a minimum of 2 years experience as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Research and Development Supervisor I

    2 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Research and Development Supervisor II

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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