Salaries for Research and Development Director with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

According to our 100% employer reported salary sources the median salary for a Research and Development Director with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent is $209,781 - $231,652. Please try our salary wizard to explore how other factors like location, Years of experience and number of direct reports can impact your base pay and bonus.

Typical Education for Research and Development Director
Degree Level % of user with this level of education
High School 1%
Associates 1%
Bachelors 14%
Masters 25%
Doctorate 58%
Research and Development Director with the following degree Will likely fall in this salary range
Bachelor's Degree $204,257 - $225,412
Master's Degree or MBA $207,019 - $228,532
JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent $209,781 - $231,652