Senior Scientist Salaries

452 SalariesUpdated 1 Apr 2020
Average Base Pay
£38,745/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
£31K
Low
£39K
Average
£51K
High
How much does a Senior Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Senior Scientist is £38,745 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Senior Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 452 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees.

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Average Base Salaries in (GBP)
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Average Base Salaries in (GBP)
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GlaxoSmithKline
£36,242/yr
Range: £29K - £54K
40 salaries
£36,242/yr
£29K£54K
AstraZeneca
£44,060/yr
Range: £36K - £62K
34 salaries
£44,060/yr
£36K£62K
Immunocore
£38,485/yr
Range: £34K - £47K
34 salaries
£38,485/yr
£34K£47K
Evotec
£36,032/yr
Range: £29K - £41K
23 salaries
£36,032/yr
£29K£41K
Sygnature Discovery
£30,208/yr
Range: £27K - £42K
17 salaries
£30,208/yr
£27K£42K
Procter & Gamble
£62,768/yr
Range: £50K - £81K
16 salaries
£62,768/yr
£50K£81K
Health Protection Agency
£74,971/yr
Range: £43K - £109K
15 salaries
£74,971/yr
£43K£109K

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Met Office
£35,351/yr
Range: £32K - £48K
13 salaries
£35,351/yr
£32K£48K
LGC
£35,932/yr
Range: £30K - £39K
11 salaries
£35,932/yr
£30K£39K
Lonza
£33,683/yr
Range: £30K - £40K
11 salaries
£33,683/yr
£30K£40K
UCB
£43,926/yr
Range: £40K - £54K
11 salaries
£43,926/yr
£40K£54K
Adaptimmune
£39,364/yr
Range: £35K - £43K
11 salaries
£39,364/yr
£35K£43K
Cancer Research UK
£38,800/yr
Range: £35K - £49K
10 salaries
£38,800/yr
£35K£49K
Johnson Matthey
£38,644/yr
Range: £33K - £41K
8 salaries
£38,644/yr
£33K£41K
Pfizer Limited
£47,187/yr
Range: £39K - £51K
7 salaries
£47,187/yr
£39K£51K
Environment Agency
£44,741/yr
Range: £34K - £58K
6 salaries
£44,741/yr
£34K£58K
Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
£38,179/yr
Range: £31K - £41K
6 salaries
£38,179/yr
£31K£41K
Abcam
£34,454/yr
Range: £26K - £38K
5 salaries
£34,454/yr
£26K£38K
Charles River Laboratories
£40,487/yr
Range: £31K - £44K
5 salaries
£40,487/yr
£31K£44K
MedPharm
£30,140/yr
Range: £27K - £35K
5 salaries
£30,140/yr
£27K£35K

Recent Salary Reports

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

£33,000
per year
A Senior Scientist in the Luton Area area reported making £33,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Luton Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Contract
£39,000
per year
A Senior Scientist in the Oxford Area area reported making £39,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
£46,000
per year
A Senior Scientist in the Cambridge Area area reported making £46,000 per year
Additional Pay
£2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£42,000
per year
A Senior Research Scientist in the Cambridge Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Additional Pay
£7k cash bonus
£2k stock bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cambridge Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£42,000
per year
A Senior Research Scientist in the Oxford Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
£39,900
per year
A Senior Scientist in the Exeter Area area reported making £39,900 per year
Additional Pay
£1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Exeter Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
£42,000
per year
A Senior Scientist in the Oxford Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
£37,800
per year
A Senior Scientist in the Oxford Area area reported making £37,800 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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