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Scientist Materials Salary
in New York, United States

$104,803 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Scientist Materials is $104,803 a year and $50 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Scientist Materials is between $73,673 and $130,074. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Scientist Materials. 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 materials to develop new products or enhance existing products.
  • Heads scientific studies for understanding, characterizing, and developing materials leading to potential uses for the benefit of science and emerging technologies.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Scientist Materials Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Materials Scientists

Job family population: 7,470

Estimated population of Scientist Materials jobs: 4,767

Rate of error: 5.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Scientist Materials Job Listings for New York, United States

Senior Scientist, Material Science, Makeup
Feb 4
Melville, NY, USA
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
... Material Scientists on the design, formulation and launch of breakthrough skin care and makeup products for our global prestige beauty business -Navigate through internal formulation databases as ...
Feb 26
Parsippany, NJ, USA
Frontier Performance Polymers Corp.
We are seeking a Junior or Senior Project Engineer candidate with BS or MS degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, materials, physics, mechanical engineering and related fields. Hand-on experience ...
Research Scientist - API Materials Characterization
Feb 25
New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Alpha Consulting Corp.
RESEARCH SCIENTIST - API MATERIALS CHARACTERIZATION NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ Project Description: As a researcher in the Drug Product Science & Technology - Materials Science and Engineering Group, the main ...
Research Scientist - Artificial Intelligence in Materials Informatics
Feb 27
Princeton, NJ, USA
Our experience has shown that key technology components coming from areas like AI, analytics, IOT, Cyber-Security, additive manufacturing and materials science are extremely relevant for such ...
Material Scientist - Sustainability
Feb 4
Melville, NY, USA
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
Plastics Packaging materials, Plastics Processing, bio-sourced materials / nonwovens, Paper and ... Material Science, Formulation, Procurement, Quality and external suppliers, lead building the ...
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