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Head of Research & Development Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$239,538 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Head of Research & Development is $239,538 a year and $115 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Head of Research & Development is between $163,026 and $301,684. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Head of Research & Development. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and oversees all activities and staff of supervisory, professional, and support personnel concerned with planning, research, and development of new or improvement of existing products, processes, and services, and new ventures.
  • Plans, develops, and establishes policies, procedures, and objectives of all the organization's research and development functions in accordance with organization's objectives.
Head of Research & Development Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Architectural and Engineering Managers

Job family population: 179,990

Estimated population of Head of Research & Development jobs: 2,484

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Head of Research & Development Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Head of Global Catalyst R&D Controlling - Iselin, NJ
May 15
Woodbridge Township, NJ, USA
BASF Corporation
Head of Global Catalyst R&D Controlling - Iselin, NJ (1901548) The Global R&D Controller, reporting to the Director, Global Controlling, successfully leading the R&D steering coordination and the CC ...
Head, Global R&D Clinical QMS Process Improvement (E4)
May 5
Princeton, NJ, USA
Bristol-Myers Squibb
The Head of Global R&D Process Optimization will provide leadership and direction in in shaping and executing the Quality Strategy supporting R&D and GPS. As part of this and to enable Optimization ...
Cybersecurity Operations - Head of Content and Integration
May 24
Jersey City, USA
Define the strategic roadmap and its execution inclusive of research and development of emerging ... Cybersecurity Operations - Head of Content and Integration
Head Of Product Marketing
May 6
Yaz Associates
... conducting research and gathering insight on target personas, buyer needs and the purchasing ... development of customer references, testimonials and case studies for external and internal use ...
Global Markets & Securities Services - FP&A Senior Group Manager (Head of Markets CCAR)
May 14
New York, USA
... distribution, research and analysis across various asset classes and currencies, sectors and ... the development of architecture and analytical framework to establish an effective Review and ...
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