Browse Average Salary Ranges for Science and Research Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Science and Research? There are 451 jobs in Science and Research category. The pay ranges vary from $39,344 to $314,097. Salary ranges can change significantly depending on the job title, industry, location, level of experience experience, skills and more. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from June 27, 2019.

Explore Related Categories:

Explore Jobs by:

Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleChief R & D Officer Experience EducationMasters Avg. Salary$302,500  
100.01%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Top Research & Development Executive
Chief Research, Development and Innovation Officer
Chief Research and Development Officer
Head of Research and Development
Vice President of Research and Development
Job TitleChief Research and Development Officer Experience EducationMasters Avg. Salary$302,470  
100.00%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Top Research & Development Executive
Chief Research, Development and Innovation Officer
Chief R & D Officer
Head of Research and Development
Vice President of Research and Development
Job TitleChief Research, Development and Innovation Officer Experience EducationMasters Avg. Salary$302,490  
100.01%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Top Research & Development Executive
Chief R & D Officer
Chief Research and Development Officer
Head of Research and Development
Vice President of Research and Development
Job TitleExpert/ Lead Physicist Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$130,400  
43.11%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Physicist V
Job TitleHead of Research and Development Experience EducationMasters Avg. Salary$302,483  
100.01%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
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 TitleLean/Six Sigma Programs Director Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$150,600  
49.79%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Total Quality Management Senior Manager
Job TitleMathematician, Sr. Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$111,357  
36.82%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Senior Mathematician, Scientific Support
Senior Mathematician, Engineering Support
Job TitlePhysicist IV Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$120,681  
39.90%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Specialist Physicist
Job TitlePhysicist V Experience10 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$130,389  
43.11%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Expert/ Lead Physicist
Job TitleProduct Research and Development Director Experience EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$214,100  
70.78%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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

Avg. Salary,  
Alternate Job Titles:
Research and Development Director
R & D Director

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst