Senior Research Scientist Career Path

Are you thinking of becoming a Senior Research Scientist or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become a Senior Research Scientist, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new Senior Research Scientist job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Seniority Levels

L3

Senior Research Scientist

Alias: Research Scientist III, Journeyman Research Scientist
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2 - 4Years of Experience
£47,777Avg. Annual Salary
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L4

Leader of Research

Alias: Staff Research Scientist, Research Scientist IV...(4)
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5 - 7Years of Experience
£58,700Avg. Annual Salary
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L5

Principal Research Scientist

Alias: Senior Staff Research Scientist, Senior Lead Research Scientist
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8+Years of Experience
£56,955Avg. Annual Salary
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Salary Trajectory

Senior Research Scientist Career Path

£120K
£98K
£75K
£53K
£30K
L3
L5
L7
L9
Seniority Levels
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Important Skill Sets for the Senior Research Scientist Career Path

PHD
SAS
Deliverables
Written Communication