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 $88,560 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 TitlePetroleum Geologist I Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$103,744  
32.70%
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Studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Estimates depth, qual More

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Prospect Geophysicist I
Certified Petroleum Geologist I
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$123,917  
39.06%
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Studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Estimates depth, qual More

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Prospect Geophysicist II
Certified Petroleum Geologist II
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist III Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$144,434  
45.53%
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Studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Estimates depth, qual More

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Certified Petroleum Geologist III
Prospect Geophysicist III
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist IV Experience7 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$183,347  
57.79%
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Studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Estimates depth, qual More

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Prospect Geophysicist IV
Certified Petroleum Geologist IV
Job TitlePetroleum Geologist V Experience10 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$218,482  
68.87%
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Studies and examines variations in rock formations and mineral samples to identify new gas and oil deposits. Analyzes the integrity of wells to determine feasibility of drilling. Estimates depth, qual More

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Certified Petroleum Geologist V
Prospect Geophysicist V
Job TitlePhysicist IV Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$121,734  
38.37%
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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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Specialist Physicist
Job TitlePhysicist V Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$131,521  
41.46%
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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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Expert/ Lead Physicist
Job TitleProduct Research and Development Director Experience EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$216,300  
68.18%
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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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Research and Development Director
R & D Director
Job TitleProduct Research and Development Manager Experience5 + EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$139,500  
43.97%
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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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Research and Development Manager
R & D Manager
Job TitleProduction Team Leader I Experience1 - 3 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$55,310  
17.43%
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Oversees, monitors, and coordinates production team activities, giving importance to individual member's and overall team's achievement of established goals. Ensures team's goals are aligned with and More

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Production Worker Team Liaison I

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