FORMULATION SCIENTIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$85,000
$57,000
Min 10%
$85,000
Median 50%
$125,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Mallinckrodt
Highest Paying City
Dublin, CA
Highest Paying State
Vermont
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a formulation scientist make?
As a Formulation Scientist in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $85,300 per year or $41.01 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $126,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $57,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Formulation Scientists are Pharmaceutical companies and Manufacturing companies. Vermont, Maine, Alaska, North Dakota, and New Hampshire have the highest paying Formulation Scientist jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 2.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Scientist
$83,906

Average Formulation Scientist Salary By Company

Formulation Scientist jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Pharmaceutical companies and Manufacturing companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Formulation Scientists are Mallinckrodt and Jel Sert. If you can find a job at a company like Nutraceutical or AgBiome, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Formulation Scientists.

Average Formulation Scientist Salary By Location

As a Formulation Scientist in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $85,300 per year or $41.01 per hour. The city with the highest Formulation Scientist salary is Dublin, CA at $102,880 per year. Even as an entry-level Formulation Scientist, you will make $65,000 per year in Dublin, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Formulation Scientist salaries are Vermont, Maine, Alaska, North Dakota, and New Hampshire. West Virginia, Illinois, Missouri, Ohio, and Kentucky are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Dublin, CA
$102,880
2
Cambridge, MA
$93,068
3
Minneapolis, MN
$91,152
4
Cumberland, RI
$91,005
5
Chandler, AZ
$88,060

Average Formulation Scientist Salary By Industry

Wages for Formulation Scientists can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Health Care companies, and Pharmaceutical companies pay higher-than-average wages for Formulation Scientists. Salaries for Formulation Scientists in Technology companies average $93,298 annually, while Health Care companies and Pharmaceutical companies pay $88,101 and $87,178, respectively. The types of companies that pay Formulation Scientists the least are in the Automotive industry, where the average annual salary is $78,543.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$93,298
2
Health Care
$88,101
3
Pharmaceutical
$87,178
4
Professional
$84,149
5
Construction
$83,221

RECENTLY ADDED Formulation Scientist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Contract Pharmacal Corp.
Formulation Scientist
03/20/2019
$62,400
ROHA U.S.A., L.L.C.
Formulations Scientist
03/20/2019
$65,000
Pharma Resource Group, Inc.
Formulation Scientist
03/20/2019
$87,360
Genus Lifesciences, Inc.
Junior Formulation Scientist
03/19/2019
$50,000
Belcher Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pharmaceutical Formulation Scientist
03/18/2019
$55,266
Alcami Carolinas Corporation
Formulations Scientist
03/15/2019
$100,000
Belcher Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Formulation Scientist
03/14/2019
$71,885
MGP
Formulation Scientist
03/14/2019
$82,000
KVK-Tech, Inc.
Formulation Scientist
03/13/2019
$64,709
Belcher Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Formulation Scientist
03/13/2019
$71,885
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