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 $52,904 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.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleEntry Chemical Technician Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$43,200  
14.28%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Determines the physical and chemical properties of compounds using quantitative and qualitative analyses in physical, organic, or inorganic chemistry. Performs a variety of chemical tests and is knowl More

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Chemical Technician I
Chemical Laboratory Technician I
Job TitleEntry Laboratory Assistant Experience0 - 2 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$39,400  
13.03%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Performs research activities and other tasks as necessary in a laboratory environment. Records observations and measurements and reports results. Responsible for cleaning, disinfecting, and maintainin More

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Laboratory Assistant I
Lab Research Support Technician I
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

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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

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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 TitleHead of Research Laboratory Experience8 + EducationMasters Avg. Salary$140,240  
46.37%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for all aspects of operations in the laboratory. Designs, develops, and implements quality control procedure for the laboratory. Directs laboratory processes including safety compliance an More

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Top Laboratory Executive
Chief Laboratory Executive
Vice President of Laboratory
Job TitleInspection/Testing Supervisor I Experience2 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$57,500  
19.01%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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
Supervisor of Quality Control I
QC Supervisor I
Job TitleInspection/Testing Supervisor II Experience3 + EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$78,300  
25.89%
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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
Supervisor of Quality Control II
Job TitleInspection/Testing Supervisor III Experience3 - 5 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$87,900  
29.06%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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
Supervisor of Quality Control III
Job TitleIntermediate Chemical Technician Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$53,310  
17.63%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Determines the physical and chemical properties of compounds using quantitative and qualitative analyses in physical, organic, or inorganic chemistry. Performs a variety of chemical tests and is knowl More

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Chemical Technician II
Chemical Laboratory Technician II
Job TitleIntermediate Laboratory Assistant Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$41,700  
13.79%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Performs research activities and other tasks as necessary in a laboratory environment. Records observations and measurements and reports results. Responsible for cleaning, disinfecting, and maintainin More

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Laboratory Assistant II
Lab Research Support Technician II

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