Scientist Salaries

102 SalariesUpdated 21 Oct 2020

Average Base Pay
A$81,411 / yr
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How much does a Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Scientist is $81,411 in Australia. Filter by location to see Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 102 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees.

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Scientist

Western Diagnostic Pathology

A$79,317/yr

Range: A$48K - A$98K

40 salaries

A$79,317/yr
A$48KA$98K

Scientist

Vetpath Laboratory Services

A$79,317/yr

Range: A$48K - A$98K

40 salaries

A$79,317/yr
A$48KA$98K

Scientist

Queensland Health

A$90,000/yr

Range: A$67K - A$92K

3 salaries

A$90,000/yr
A$67KA$92K

Scientist

Australian Red Cross Lifeblood

About
A$71K - A$104K

2 salaries

About
A$71K - A$104K
A$71KA$104K

Scientist

Australian Government Defence Science and Technology

About
A$104K - A$114K

2 salaries

About
A$104K - A$114K
A$104KA$114K

Scientist

QML Pathology

About
A$70K - A$96K

2 salaries

About
A$70K - A$96K
A$70KA$96K

Scientist

University of Melbourne

About
A$100K - A$108K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$100K - A$108K
A$100KA$108K

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Scientist

University of Queensland

About
A$82K - A$88K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$82K - A$88K
A$82KA$88K

Scientist

Queensland Government

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A$69K - A$74K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$69K - A$74K
A$69KA$74K

Scientist

ALS

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A$88K - A$96K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$88K - A$96K
A$88KA$96K

Scientist - Contractor

Johnson & Johnson

About
A$71K - A$77K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$71K - A$77K
A$71KA$77K

Scientist - Contractor

Pfizer

About
A$79K - A$86K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$79K - A$86K
A$79KA$86K

Scientist

Garvan Institute of Medical Research

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A$86K - A$93K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$86K - A$93K
A$86KA$93K

Scientist

Epworth HealthCare

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A$68K - A$74K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$68K - A$74K
A$68KA$74K

Scientist

QinetiQ

About
£30K - £33K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
£30K - £33K
£30K£33K

Scientist - Hourly

QML Pathology

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A$39 - A$43hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$39 - A$43hourly
A$39A$43

Scientist - Contractor

Mater Health Services

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A$62K - A$68K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$62K - A$68K
A$62KA$68K

Scientist - Hourly

Laverty Pathology

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A$27 - A$29hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$27 - A$29hourly
A$27A$29

Scientist

Hospira

About
A$82K - A$89K

1 employee salary or estimate

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A$82K - A$89K
A$82KA$89K

Scientist

Genea (Australia)

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A$92K - A$102K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
A$92K - A$102K
A$92KA$102K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$41
hourly
A Scientist in the Brisbane Area area reported making $41 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Brisbane Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$44
hourly
A Research Scientist in the Brisbane Area area reported making $44 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Brisbane Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$29
hourly
A Scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$149,360
per year
A Research Scientist in the Sydney Area area reported making $149,360 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$107,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $107,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
A Scientist in the Brisbane Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Brisbane Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$104,546
per year
A Scientist in the Melbourne Area area reported making $104,546 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
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