Research and Development Associate VI Salary in the United States

How much does a Research and Development Associate VI make in the United States? The average Research and Development Associate VI salary in the United States is $191,865 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $171,416 and $210,647. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Participates in research and development activities. Utilizes established mathematical and scientific techniques to compile and analyze data. Writes technical reports detailing procedures, outcomes, and observations. Typically requires an advanced degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Typically requires 12+ years of related experience. Achievement and depth of knowledge of specialization or field is the main differentiator. Advisory role on complex and challenging projects and initiatives. Recognized for deep technical and industry knowledge and innovative thinking. Provides thought leadership and guidance to a functional area and the organization. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    Research and Development Associate V

    10 + years experience
    Master's Degree

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    Research and Development Associate VI

    12 + years experience
    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    Research and Development Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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