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Scientific Researcher Salary
in New York, United States

$97,790 (USD)

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Last updated: March 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Scientific Researcher is $97,790 a year and $47 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Scientific Researcher is between $69,141 and $121,172. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Scientific Researcher. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Researches and studies the structures and chemical properties of various materials to develop new products or enhance existing ones.
  • Determines ways to strengthen or combine materials or develop new materials for use in a variety of products.
  • Analyzes, performing quantitative and qualitative analyses, in order to determine the chemical and physical properties of materials, liquids, systems, formulae, or other unknowns.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of both theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Scientific Researcher Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Materials Scientists

Job family population: 7,470

Estimated population of Scientific Researcher jobs: 2,061

Rate of error: 5.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Scientific Researcher Job Listings for New York, United States

MRI Technician / Research Programs Specialist - MRI Facility - Advanced Science Research Center
Feb 27
Manhattan, NY, USA
CUNY Graduate Center
MRI Technician / Research Programs Specialist - MRI Facility - Advanced Science Research Center Job ID: 20231 Compensation: Salary commensurate with education and experience Closing Date: Open until ...
Scientist R&D
Jan 25
Warren, NJ, USA
Responsibilities will include, but not limited to the following: · Perform scientific research to generate non-clinical in vitro proof of concept (PoC) datasets and generate process and product ...
Sales Representative
Mar 18
Stamford, CT, USA
Genesee Scientific
Established in 1995, Genesee Scientific is the largest privately held "research" products distribution company in North America. We are a Life Science distributor and manufacturer of laboratory ...
Sr. Analyst, Global Marketing Science
Mar 7
New York, NY, USA
Support the Global Marketing Sciences research and analytics efforts: • Oversee/advise execution of research and marketing analytics' protocols in the development of projects, research or analytics ...
Data Scientist
Jan 8
New York, NY, USA
Aliya Financial Technologies and Analytics
... R&D with the goal of improving our ever-evolving machine learning and data science pipeline ● Contribute to Aliya's growing analytics library ● Work on end to end data science projects related to ...
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