Research Scientist Salaries

72 SalariesUpdated 25 Nov 2020

Average Base Pay
A$100K / yr
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How much does a Research Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Research Scientist is $100,484 in Australia. Filter by location to see Research Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 72 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees.

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Research Scientist

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

A$106,685/yr

Range: A$82K - A$145K

20 salaries

A$106,685/yr
A$82KA$145K

Research Scientist

Australian Government Defence Science and Technology

A$99,223/yr

Range: A$68K - A$118K

5 salaries

A$99,223/yr
A$68KA$118K

Research Scientist

IBM

A$102,400/yr

Range: A$89K - A$122K

4 salaries

A$102,400/yr
A$89KA$122K

Research Scientist

University of NSW

A$123,162/yr

Range: A$105K - A$150K

4 salaries

A$123,162/yr
A$105KA$150K

Research Scientist

CSL

A$103,574/yr

Range: A$97K - A$109K

4 salaries

A$103,574/yr
A$97KA$109K

Research Scientist

University of Queensland

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A$87K - A$96K

2 salaries

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A$87K - A$96K
A$87KA$96K

Research Scientist - Contractor

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

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A$99K - A$111K

2 salaries

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A$99K - A$111K
A$99KA$111K

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Research Scientist

NICTA

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A$109K - A$134K

2 salaries

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A$109K - A$134K
A$109KA$134K

Research Scientist

CSL Behring

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A$89K - A$112K

2 salaries

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A$89K - A$112K
A$89KA$112K

Research Scientist

Boronia Capital

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A$125K - A$154K

2 salaries

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A$125K - A$154K
A$125KA$154K

Research Scientist

University of Melbourne

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A$119K - A$128K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$119K - A$128K
A$119KA$128K

Research Scientist

University of Melbourne

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A$88K - A$95K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$88K - A$95K
A$88KA$95K

Research Scientist - Hourly Contractor

University of Melbourne

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A$41 - A$45hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$41 - A$45hourly
A$41A$45

Research Scientist

University of Sydney

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A$110K - A$119K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$110K - A$119K
A$110KA$119K

Research Scientist

Monash University

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A$83K - A$92K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$83K - A$92K
A$83KA$92K

Research Scientist - Monthly Intern

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

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A$2K - A$2K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$2K - A$2K
A$2KA$2K

Research Scientist

Australian National University

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A$64K - A$69K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$64K - A$69K
A$64KA$69K

Research Scientist

Macquarie University

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A$95K - A$104K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$95K - A$104K
A$95KA$104K

Research Scientist - Hourly

Macquarie University

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A$36 - A$39hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$36 - A$39hourly
A$36A$39

Research Scientist

Deakin University

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A$82K - A$89K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$82K - A$89K
A$82KA$89K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent research scientist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$49,000
per year
A exercise scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $49,000 per year
Job Highlights
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Franchise
$97,000
per year
A Validation Scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $97,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$23
hourly
A exercise scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $23 per hour
Additional Pay
$2k profit sharing
$3k commissions
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Franchise
$92,000
per year
A Scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $92,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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