SENIOR APPLICATIONS SCIENTIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$86,000
$58,000
Min 10%
$86,000
Median 50%
$127,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
IDEX
Highest Paying City
Menlo Park, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a senior applications scientist make?
Senior Applications Scientists in America make an average salary of $86,402 per year or $41.54 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $127,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $58,000 per year. Technology companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Applications Scientists. California, Vermont, North Dakota, Nevada, and Maine have the highest paying Senior Applications Scientist jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 3.2 years.
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Average Senior Applications Scientist Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Senior Applications Scientist makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Senior Applications Scientists are Technology companies and Health Care companies. Senior Applications Scientists at IDEX and Nanometrics report the highest salaries. Companies like Novartis and Raytheon also report very competitive wages for Senior Applications Scientists.

Average Senior Applications Scientist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Applications Scientist in the United States is $86,402 per year or $41.54 per hour. Working in Menlo Park, CA as a Senior Applications Scientist will pay you the highest wages at around $114,363 per year. Even as an entry-level Senior Applications Scientist, you will make $74,000 per year in Menlo Park, CA. California, Vermont, North Dakota, Nevada, and Maine are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Tennessee, West Virginia, Missouri, Ohio, and Indiana.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Menlo Park, CA
$114,363
2
Kirkland, WA
$101,390
3
Danvers, MA
$96,760
4
Eugene, OR
$90,947
5
American Fork, UT
$90,112

Average Senior Applications Scientist Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Applications Scientist works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Manufacturing companies, Insurance companies, and Technology companies pay their Senior Applications Scientists well. Salaries for Senior Applications Scientists in Manufacturing companies average $91,416 annually, while Insurance companies and Technology companies pay $90,665 and $81,587, respectively. The types of companies that pay Senior Applications Scientists the least are in the Pharmaceutical industry, where the average annual salary is $71,379.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$91,416
2
Insurance
$90,665
3
Technology
$81,587
4
Pharmaceutical
$71,379

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Applications Scientist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Senior Applications Scientist
09/06/2019
$73,045
Nanometrics Inc.
SR. Applications Scientist
03/04/2019
$127,500