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 $97,601 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 TitleResearch and Development Director Experience EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$216,216  
70.74%
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Directs and implements an organization's research and development policies, objectives, and initiatives. Ensures research and development activities will maintain an organization's competitive positio More

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Product Research and Development Director
R & D Director
Job TitleResearch and Development Engineer Experience4 - 7 EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$106,505  
34.85%
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Conducts research and development activities for an organization. Applies research theories, principles, and models when conducting experiments and research activities. Summarizes research results and More

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R & D Engineer
Senior Research & Development (R&D) Engineer
Job TitleResearch and Development Manager Experience5 + EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$139,489  
45.64%
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Manages and directs the research and development programs to meet organizational needs and to capitalize on potential new products. Develops and implements research and development procedures and tech More

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R & D Manager
Product Research and Development Manager
Job TitleSenior Chemical Technician Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$65,290  
21.36%
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Determines the physical and chemical properties of compounds using quantitative and qualitative analyses in physical, organic, or inorganic chemistry. Performs a variety of chemical tests and is knowl More

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Chemical Technician III
Chemical Laboratory Technician III
Job TitleSenior Laboratory Assistant Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$59,520  
19.47%
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Performs research activities and other tasks as necessary in a laboratory environment. Records observations and measurements and reports results. Responsible for cleaning, disinfecting, and maintainin More

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Laboratory Assistant III
Lab Research Support Technician III
Job TitleSenior Mathematician, Engineering Support Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$112,500  
36.81%
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Solves scientific and engineering problems. Applies mathematical theories to new areas of scientific investigation. Develops and tests formulas to distribute to engineers for use. Provides mathematica More

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Mathematician, Sr.
Senior Mathematician, Scientific Support
Job TitleSenior Mathematician, Scientific Support Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$112,430  
36.78%
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Solves scientific and engineering problems. Applies mathematical theories to new areas of scientific investigation. Develops and tests formulas to distribute to engineers for use. Provides mathematica More

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Mathematician, Sr.
Senior Mathematician, Engineering Support
Job TitleSenior Research & Development (R&D) Engineer Experience4 - 7 EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$106,510  
34.85%
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Conducts research and development activities for an organization. Applies research theories, principles, and models when conducting experiments and research activities. Summarizes research results and More

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Research and Development Engineer
R & D Engineer
Job TitleSix Sigma Black Belt Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$110,900  
36.28%
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Leads and manages Six Sigma projects. Plans and develops guidelines, targets, and standards used for monitoring and measuring results. Incorporates Six Sigma methodology and analytics into organizatio More

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Six Sigma Quality Program Manager
Job TitleSix Sigma Master Black Belt Experience5 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$152,900  
50.02%
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Plans, designs, and directs Six Sigma projects. Develops strategy and policies required to accomplish measurable business process improvements. Employs Six Sigma/Lean methodology and analytics to re-e More

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Six Sigma Quality Program Director

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