RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$125,000
$92,000
Min 10%
$125,000
Median 50%
$169,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Cepheid
Highest Paying City
Merrimack, NH
Highest Paying State
New Hampshire
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a research and development manager make?
Research And Development Managers in the US make on average $125,168 annually or $60.18 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $169,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $92,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Research And Development Managers are in Professional companies and Technology companies. New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Maine have the highest paying Research And Development Manager jobs. The typical tenure for a Research And Development Manager is 3.7 years.

Average Research And Development Manager Salary By Company

Research And Development Managers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Research And Development Managers are Professional companies and Technology companies. Cepheid and Synopsys are the highest paying companies. Companies like Merial Inc. and Whataburger also pay high salaries to their Research And Development Managers.

Average Research And Development Manager Salary By Location

Research And Development Managers in the US makes an average salary of $125,168 per year or $60.18 per hour. Merrimack, NH reports the highest Research And Development Manager salaries at $129,201 per year. Not only that, Merrimack, NH also has an average entry-level salary of $91,000. New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Maine are the states with the highest payscale for Research And Development Managers. Florida, Oklahoma, Arizona, Louisiana, and New Mexico have the lowest reported salaries for Research And Development Managers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Merrimack, NH
$129,201
2
Burlington, MA
$128,705
3
San Francisco, CA
$125,772
4
Greenwich, CT
$125,257
5
New York, NY
$123,326

Average Research And Development Manager Salary By Industry

Wages for Research And Development Managers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Internet companies, Professional companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Research And Development Managers. Internet companies pay their Research And Development Managers the highest wages, averaging $132,061 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies pay well too, at $129,735 and $126,354, respectively. At $117,976, the average salary for Research And Development Managers in the Pharmaceutical industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$132,061
2
Professional
$129,735
3
Technology
$126,354
4
Health Care
$125,835
5
Hospitality
$125,655

RECENTLY ADDED Research And Development Manager SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Florida
Research and Development Manager
09/24/2019
$75,000
Robert Half
Research and Development Manager
08/27/2019
$37,566
Absolute Opportunities
Research and Development Manager
07/28/2019
$100,000
Randstad
Research and Development Manager
07/23/2019
$112,000
Randstad
Research and Development Manager
06/07/2019
$94,000
Spatial Corporation
Spatial, 3D Modeling R&D Development Manager
03/20/2019
$108,000
Pepsico, Inc.
R&D Senior Manager
03/19/2019
$140,100
Vmware, Inc.
Manager R&D
03/15/2019
$121,145
Vets Plus Inc.
Manager, R&D Analytical Sciences
03/15/2019
$77,854
Manager, R&D
03/15/2019
$96,000
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