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Research Scientist Salaries

656 SalariesUpdated 3 Mar 2021

Average Base Pay
£35,257 / yr
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The national average salary for a Research Scientist is £35,257 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Research Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 656 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees.

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Research Scientist

National Physical Laboratory

£28,959/yr

Range: £25K - £42K

26 salaries

£28,959/yr
£25K£42K

Research Scientist

Randox Laboratories

£22,852/yr

Range: £19K - £35K

21 salaries

£22,852/yr
£19K£35K

Research Scientist

UCB

£36,437/yr

Range: £29K - £40K

19 salaries

£36,437/yr
£29K£40K

Research Scientist

QinetiQ

£36,367/yr

Range: £27K - £49K

19 salaries

£36,367/yr
£27K£49K

Research Scientist

Unilever

£37,499/yr

Range: £25K - £51K

18 salaries

£37,499/yr
£25K£51K

Research Scientist

Johnson Matthey

£34,077/yr

Range: £26K - £47K

18 salaries

£34,077/yr
£26K£47K

Research Scientist

Oxford University

£34,356/yr

Range: £25K - £43K

16 salaries

£34,356/yr
£25K£43K

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Research Scientist

AstraZeneca

£36,451/yr

Range: £29K - £84K

12 salaries

£36,451/yr
£29K£84K

Research Scientist

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory

£29,101/yr

Range: £26K - £47K

10 salaries

£29,101/yr
£26K£47K

Research Scientist

Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies

£26,301/yr

Range: £23K - £29K

10 salaries

£26,301/yr
£23K£29K

Research Scientist

UK Atomic Energy Authority

£47,440/yr

Range: £30K - £69K

9 salaries

£47,440/yr
£30K£69K

Research Scientist

Autolus Therapeutics

£39,613/yr

Range: £33K - £48K

9 salaries

£39,613/yr
£33K£48K

Research Scientist

Public Health England

£32,394/yr

Range: £28K - £36K

9 salaries

£32,394/yr
£28K£36K

Research Scientist

GlaxoSmithKline

£38,123/yr

Range: £23K - £55K

8 salaries

£38,123/yr
£23K£55K

Research Scientist

University College London

£34,810/yr

Range: £15K - £70K

8 salaries

£34,810/yr
£15K£70K

Research Scientist

Base4

£41,339/yr

Range: £38K - £51K

8 salaries

£41,339/yr
£38K£51K

Research Scientist

Babylon Health

£71,452/yr

Range: £56K - £93K

8 salaries

£71,452/yr
£56K£93K

Research Scientist

University of Edinburgh

£35,658/yr

Range: £31K - £42K

8 salaries

£35,658/yr
£31K£42K

Research Scientist

Toshiba

£40,841/yr

Range: £40K - £46K

6 salaries

£40,841/yr
£40K£46K

Research Scientist

Schlumberger

£52,529/yr

Range: £44K - £56K

6 salaries

£52,529/yr
£44K£56K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

£15,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Liverpool Area area reported making £15,000 per year
Job Highlights
Liverpool Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
£34,000
per year
A Scientist in the Oxford Area area reported making £34,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£27,000
per year
A Scientist in the Belfast Area area reported making £27,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£29,000
per year
A Scientist in the Glasgow Area area reported making £29,000 per year
Additional Pay
£7 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£24,265
per year
A Scientist in the Reading Area area reported making £24,265 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Reading Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£38,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Oxford Area area reported making £38,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
£35,000
per year
A Scientist in the Guildford Area area reported making £35,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Guildford Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£34,500
per year
A Consulting Scientist in the London Area area reported making £34,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
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