Browse Average Salary Ranges for Science and Research Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Science and Research? There are 459 jobs in Science and Research category. Average salaries can vary and range from $103,006 to $314,739. 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 July 30, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleResearch Associate III - Academic Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$83,500  
85.79%
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Carries out research/development activities. Makes detailed observations, analyzes data, and interprets results. Compiles results and prepares technical reports and documentation of outcomes. Conducts More

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Researcher III - Academic
Senior Research Associate - Academic
Job TitleResearcher III - Academic Experience7 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$83,401  
85.69%
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Carries out research/development activities. Makes detailed observations, analyzes data, and interprets results. Compiles results and prepares technical reports and documentation of outcomes. Conducts More

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Senior Research Associate - Academic
Research Associate III - Academic
Job TitleScientific Research and Development Supervisor II Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$87,100  
89.49%
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Supervises activities in the research and development department. Oversees personnel who utilize established mathematical and scientific techniques to compile and analyze data and write technical repo More

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Research and Development Supervisor II
Job TitleScientific Research Associate IV Experience7 + EducationAdvanced Avg. Salary$90,090  
92.56%
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Participates in research and development activities. Utilizes established mathematical and scientific techniques to compile and analyze data. Writes technical reports detailing procedures, outcomes, a More

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Research and Development Associate IV
R & D Support Associate IV
Job TitleSenior Ceramics Manufacturing Engineer Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$85,100  
87.43%
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Develops manufacturing processes and equipment for converting ceramics into useful products. Tests various combinations of materials to create ceramics that that are durable and economical. Researches More

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Ceramics Engineer, Sr.
Senior Ceramics Process Engineer
Job TitleSenior Ceramics Process Engineer Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$85,070  
87.40%
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Develops manufacturing processes and equipment for converting ceramics into useful products. Tests various combinations of materials to create ceramics that that are durable and economical. Researches More

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Ceramics Engineer, Sr.
Senior Ceramics Manufacturing Engineer
Job TitleSenior Chemist Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$92,400  
94.93%
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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 graduate degree. Typi More

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Chemist III
Job TitleSenior Engineer Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$93,900  
96.48%
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Typically performs multiple engineering-related tasks in various assignments within the organization. Oversees the design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems. More

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Engineer III
Technical Engineer III
Sr Engineer
Job TitleSenior Geotechnical Engineer Experience4 - 7 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$92,800  
95.34%
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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 III
Job TitleSenior Physicist Experience4 - 7 EducationMasters Avg. Salary$97,000  
99.66%
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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 III

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