Browse Average Salary Ranges for Science and Research Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Science and Research? There are 462 jobs in Science and Research category. Average salaries can vary and range from $74,782 to $316,594. 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 October 30, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleEngineer, Experienced - Structural Engineering Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$79,900  
100.12%
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Designs load-bearing structures or structural elements, such as buildings, bridges, or roadways. Performs analysis of building materials for use in construction. Develops blueprints or specifications More

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Structural Engineer II
Intermediate Structural Engineer
Structural Design Assessment Engineer II
Structural Design Engineer II
Structural Engineer II - Roads and Bridges
Job TitleEntry Biologist Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$50,900  
63.78%
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Studies the basic principles of plant and animal life and the effects of varying environmental and physical conditions such as radioactivity or pollution. Studies reactions of plants, animals, and mar More

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Biologist I
Job TitleEntry Chemist Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$59,100  
74.05%
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Evaluates the chemical and physical properties of various organic and inorganic substances in order to investigate their applications to medicine and other industries. Requires a bachelor's degree. Ty More

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Chemist I
Job TitleEntry Engineer Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$68,000  
85.21%
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Assists in design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems. Performs simple and routine engineering design tasks with standard techniques. Assists more senior engin More

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Engineer I
Technical Engineer I
Job TitleEntry Geotechnical Engineer Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$65,500  
82.07%
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Prepares and inspects projects involving drilling and exploration. Responsible for geological mapping, report writing, site characterization, numerical modeling and analysis of excavations/supports. R More

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Geotechnical Engineer I
Entry Level Geotechnical Engineer
Job TitleEntry Level Geotechnical Engineer Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$65,501  
82.08%
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Prepares and inspects projects involving drilling and exploration. Responsible for geological mapping, report writing, site characterization, numerical modeling and analysis of excavations/supports. R More

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Geotechnical Engineer I
Entry Geotechnical Engineer
Job TitleEntry Level Structural Engineer Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$65,201  
81.70%
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Designs load-bearing structures or structural elements, such as buildings, bridges, or roadways. Performs analysis of building materials for use in construction. Develops blueprints or specifications More

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Structural Engineer I
Entry Structural Engineer
Structural Design Assessment Engineer I
Structural Design Engineer I
Structural Engineer I - Roads and Bridges
Job TitleEntry Level Technical Writer Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$56,401  
70.67%
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Creates and publishes technical documentations and manuals. Collects and interprets technical data or information and coordinates layout for publication. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or its More

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Technical Writer I
Entry Technical Writer
Junior Technical Writer
Technical Product Documentation Writer I
Job TitleEntry Nuclear Engineer Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$75,200  
94.23%
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Designs and initiates processes to gain benefit from nuclear energy and radiation. Conducts research into problems of nuclear energy systems. Designs and develops nuclear equipment. Monitors testing, More

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Nuclear Engineer I
Radiological Engineer I
Job TitleEntry Physicist Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$66,800  
83.70%
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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 I

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