Principal Scientist

$112,000-$148,000 /yr
Estimated salary range for jobs in this role
15
Current job openings available on Diversity in Research
Growing
Growth trend for job openings on Diversity in Research
 

Skills and Expertise

Skill and expertise held by people in the Principal Scientist role
  • Assays
  • Process Development
  • In Vivo Studies
  • Proof of Concept
  • FMEA
  • Pharmacokinetics
  • Enzymes
  • Biomarkers
  • Bioanalytics
  • Drug Metabolism

Education

Education held by people in the Principal Scientist role
Doctorate degree
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Immunology

Recruitment trends

Recruitment data for Principal Scientist jobs on Diversity in Research
Growing
Growth trend for job openings on Diversity in Research

Salary

Estimated salary for Principal Scientist jobs based on location
United States
$112,000
$148,000
$15,000
$163,000
Average $131,000/yr
$131,000 /yr
Average salary of job openings for this role
$112,000-$148,000 /yr
Estimated salary range for jobs in this role

Career path

Real world examples of career paths taken by those in the Principal Scientist role

Data recently sourced from Principal Scientist CVs

  • Group Leader

    7 years

    Senior Research Scientist

    2 years

    Principal Scientist

    Senior Research Scientist

    4 years

    Project management: planning

    5 years

  • Research Scientist

    2 years

    Scientist

    6 years

    Principal Scientist

    Group Leader

    2 years

    Senior Research Scientist

    7 years

  • Research Associate

    3 years

    Research Fellow

    4 years

    Principal Scientist

    Associate Director

    4 years

    Director

    3 years

Principal Scientist jobs

Sr. Principal Scientist, Analytical R&D
Groton, Connecticut
Competitive
Pfizer
8 days to apply
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Principal Scientist, Medicine Design
La Jolla, California
Competitive
Pfizer
8 days to apply
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Principal Scientist Discovery
Stamford, CT, United States
Competitive
Henkel
8 days to apply
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