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Research & Development Director Salary
in Delaware, United States

$166,211 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Research & Development Director is $166,211 a year and $80 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Research & Development Director is between $114,305 and $207,474. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Research & Development Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs, coordinates, and administers the planning, research, and development function improving existing or creating new products, processes, services, ideologies, territorial expansion, and/or development of new ventures for an organization.
  • Plans and develops aspects of research and development proposals, such as objective or purpose of project, applications that can be utilized from findings, costs of project, and equipment and human resource requirements.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Research & Development Director Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Research Assistant for Preschool Music and Literacy Promotion Project
Nov 23
Newark, DE, USA
Padma Sherni Inc
The research assistants are needed for project activities: January to May for twice a week, 2 hours a day, including driving time. You will: Attend/Review a presentation about Padma Sherni Inc ...
Research and Development Technician
Oct 23
Wilmington, DE, USA
Hunter International Recruiting
Research and Development Technician Wilmington, DE $30-$32/hour Research and Development Technician Responsibilities: • Operate custom printing and drop visualization fixtures in a laboratory ...
Research and Development Technician
Dec 14
Wilmington, DE, USA
Tech Mahindra Limited
Title: Research and Development Technician Location: Wilmington, DE 19803 Responsibilities: Operate custom printing and drop visualization fixtures in a laboratory environment Evaluate inks on ...
Research and Development Technician-MYJ
Jan 17
Wilmington, DE, USA
Software Galaxy Systems, LLC
Qualifications: Required BS Degree in Electrical, Electro Mechanical, Instrumentation Engineering or related field Experience operating and troubleshooting complex laboratory equipment Experience ...
Laboratory Research Analyst
Jan 16
Wilmington, DE, USA
Hunter International Recruiting
Laboratory Research Analyst Wilmington, DE $26-$28/hour Laboratory Research Analyst will be expected to follow detailed sample preparation procedures and develop familiarity with liquid ...