Browse Average Salary Ranges for Science and Research Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Science and Research? There are 483 jobs in Science and Research category. Average salaries can vary and range from $139,743 to $317,876. 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 December 26, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleSpecialist Geophysicist Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$137,300  
43.19%
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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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Geophysicist IV
Job TitleSpecialist Physicist Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$122,000  
38.38%
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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 IV
Job TitleSupervisor of Quality Control I Experience2 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$57,990  
18.24%
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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
Inspection/Testing Supervisor I
QC Supervisor I
Job TitleSupervisor of Quality Control II Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$79,190  
24.91%
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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
Inspection/Testing Supervisor II
Job TitleSupervisor of Quality Control III Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$88,690  
27.90%
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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
Inspection/Testing Supervisor III
Job TitleTop Division R&D Executive Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$243,800  
76.70%
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Plans and directs all research and development policies, objectives, and initiatives for a division. Leads research efforts to identify new technologies and other scientific concepts that can be used More

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Top Division Research & Development Executive
Job TitleTop Division Research & Development Executive Experience EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$243,791  
76.69%
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Plans and directs all research and development policies, objectives, and initiatives for a division. Leads research efforts to identify new technologies and other scientific concepts that can be used More

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Top Division R&D Executive
Job TitleTop Geology Executive Experience EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$251,275  
79.05%
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Plans and oversees all aspects of the geology department's policies, objectives, and initiatives. Responsible for the management of the geology department staff and the operation of geophysical progra More

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Chief Geophysical Engineer
Job TitleTop Research & Development Executive Experience EducationMasters Avg. Salary$306,267  
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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Chief Research, Development and Innovation Officer
Chief R & D Officer
Chief Research and Development Officer
Head of Research and Development
Vice President of Research and Development
Job TitleTotal Quality Management Senior Manager Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$152,526  
47.98%
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Develops and implements an organization's total quality management strategy with policies, programs, and initiatives. Leads cross functional teams to study and develop effective tools, methods, and sy More

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Lean/Six Sigma Programs Director

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