Senior Scientist, Biology

Senior Scientist, Biology Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$84,000
$56,000
Min 10%
$84,000
Median 50%
$126,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Blueprint Medicines
Highest Paying City
San Carlos, CA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a senior scientist, biology make?
Senior Scientists, Biology in the US make on average $84,737 annually or $40.74 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $56,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $126,000. Pharmaceutical companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Maine, New Jersey, Nevada, California, and Connecticut have the highest paying Senior Scientist, Biology jobs. The typical employment for a Senior Scientist, Biology is 3.4 years.

Average Senior Scientist, Biology Salary By Location

Across America, Senior Scientists, Biology make on average $84,737 annually or $40.74 hourly. The top city when it comes to Senior Scientist, Biology salaries is San Carlos, CA at $124,659 per year. The San Carlos, CA average entry-level salary for Senior Scientists, Biology is $79,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Senior Scientist, Biology salaries are Maine, New Jersey, Nevada, California, and Connecticut. Alabama, Michigan, West Virginia, Nebraska, and Missouri are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Carlos, CA
$124,659
2
Rahway, NJ
$117,216
3
Philadelphia, PA
$101,814
4
Seattle, WA
$92,188
5
Worcester, MA
$89,374

Average Senior Scientist, Biology Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Senior Scientist, Biology makes. Pharmaceutical companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Senior Scientists, Biology are Blueprint Medicines and Atara Biotherapeutics. Companies like Novartis and Theranos also report very competitive wages for Senior Scientists, Biology.

Average Senior Scientist, Biology Pay By Industry

Wages for Senior Scientists, Biology can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Pharmaceutical companies, Technology companies, and Health Care companies pay their Senior Scientists, Biology well. Pharmaceutical companies pay Senior Scientists, Biology an average salary of $85,872, Technology companies pay $84,234, and Health Care companys come in at $82,818. The average salary for Senior Scientists, Biology in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $77,305.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Pharmaceutical
$85,872
2
Technology
$84,234
3
Health Care
$82,818
4
Manufacturing
$77,305

Recently Added Senior Scientist, Biology Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of South Florida
Senior Scientist, Biology
10/27/2019
$39,987
University of South Florida
Senior Scientist, Biology
09/26/2019
$40,000
University of South Florida
Senior Scientist, Biology
08/25/2019
$40,000
University of South Florida
Senior Scientist, Biology
07/26/2019
$39,987