Browse Average Salary Ranges for Science and Research Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Science and Research? There are 469 jobs in Science and Research category. Average salaries can vary and range from $57,895 to $317,239. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from November 25, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleExpert/ Lead Physicist Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$131,600  
41.48%
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Researches subjects such as mechanics, heat, light, sound, electricity, pneumatics, magnetism, and radiation. Develops laws and theories of physics for their application to specific industries and fie More

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Physicist V
Job TitleGeophysicist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$74,898  
23.61%
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Applies geophysical principals to identify and evaluate the value of underground deposits. Aids in the design, planning, and execution of geophysical investigations and projects including data collect More

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Entry Geophysicist
Job TitleGeophysicist II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$94,195  
29.69%
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Applies geophysical principals to identify and evaluate the value of underground deposits. Aids in the design, planning, and execution of geophysical investigations and projects including data collect More

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Intermediate Geophysicist
Job TitleGeophysicist III Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$122,309  
38.55%
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Applies geophysical principals to identify and evaluate the value of underground deposits. Aids in the design, planning, and execution of geophysical investigations and projects including data collect More

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Senior Geophysicist
Job TitleGeophysicist IV Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$137,068  
43.21%
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Applies geophysical principals to identify and evaluate the value of underground deposits. Aids in the design, planning, and execution of geophysical investigations and projects including data collect More

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Specialist Geophysicist
Job TitleGeophysicist V Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$170,664  
53.80%
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Applies geophysical principals to identify and evaluate the value of underground deposits. Aids in the design, planning, and execution of geophysical investigations and projects including data collect More

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Chief Geophysicist
Expert Geophysicist
Job TitleHead of Research and Development Experience EducationMasters Avg. Salary$305,663  
96.35%
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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 res More

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Top Research & Development Executive
Chief Research, Development and Innovation Officer
Chief R & D Officer
Chief Research and Development Officer
Vice President of Research and Development
Job TitleInspection/Testing Supervisor I Experience2 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$57,900  
18.25%
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Oversees and monitors the inspection and testing of materials, parts, and products to ensure adherence to established quality standards. Establishes inspection protocols, defines sampling procedures, More

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Quality Control Supervisor I
Supervisor of Quality Control I
QC Supervisor I
Job TitleInspection/Testing Supervisor II Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$79,100  
24.93%
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Oversees and monitors the inspection and testing of materials, parts, and products to ensure adherence to established quality standards. Establishes inspection protocols, defines sampling procedures, More

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Quality Control Supervisor II
QC Supervisor II
Supervisor of Quality Control II
Job TitleInspection/Testing Supervisor III Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$88,600  
27.93%
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Oversees and monitors the inspection and testing of materials, parts, and products to ensure adherence to established quality standards. Establishes inspection protocols, defines sampling procedures, More

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Quality Control Supervisor III
QC Supervisor III
Supervisor of Quality Control III

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