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Research Scientist Salaries

197 SalariesUpdated Oct 19, 2020

Average Base Pay
CA$77k / yr
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The national average salary for a Research Scientist is $76,872 in Canada. Filter by location to see Research Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 197 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees.

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Research Scientist

Charles River Laboratories

CA$65,709/yr

Range: CA$44k - CA$81k

9 salaries

CA$65,709/yr
CA$44kCA$81k

Research Scientist

The Ottawa Hospital

CA$118,138/yr

Range: CA$58k - CA$130k

7 salaries

CA$118,138/yr
CA$58kCA$130k

Research Scientist

Stradigi AI

CA$95,278/yr

Range: CA$81k - CA$113k

7 salaries

CA$95,278/yr
CA$81kCA$113k

Research Scientist

University of British Columbia

CA$52,447/yr

Range: CA$49k - CA$74k

5 salaries

CA$52,447/yr
CA$49kCA$74k

Research Scientist

Government of Canada

CA$112,829/yr

Range: CA$84k - CA$136k

5 salaries

CA$112,829/yr
CA$84kCA$136k

Research Scientist

Therapure Biopharma

CA$70,618/yr

Range: CA$68k - CA$79k

5 salaries

CA$70,618/yr
CA$68kCA$79k

Research Scientist

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories

CA$76,107/yr

Range: CA$72k - CA$80k

4 salaries

CA$76,107/yr
CA$72kCA$80k

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Research Scientist

Toronto Rehab

CA$122,490/yr

Range: CA$117k - CA$141k

4 salaries

CA$122,490/yr
CA$117kCA$141k

Research Scientist

FPInnovations

CA$70,564/yr

Range: CA$58k - CA$91k

4 salaries

CA$70,564/yr
CA$58kCA$91k

Research Scientist

University Health Network

CA$103,547/yr

Range: CA$64k - CA$115k

3 salaries

CA$103,547/yr
CA$64kCA$115k

Research Scientist - Contractor

University of Calgary

CA$83,595/yr

Range: CA$53k - CA$84k

3 salaries

CA$83,595/yr
CA$53kCA$84k

Research Scientist

University of New Brunswick

CA$63,588/yr

Range: CA$55k - CA$65k

3 salaries

CA$63,588/yr
CA$55kCA$65k

Research Scientist

NOVA Chemicals

CA$98,078/yr

Range: CA$97k - CA$117k

3 salaries

CA$98,078/yr
CA$97kCA$117k

Research Scientist

Gilead Sciences

CA$93,973/yr

Range: CA$93k - CA$101k

3 salaries

CA$93,973/yr
CA$93kCA$101k

Research Scientist

Lallemand

CA$49,225/yr

Range: CA$45k - CA$73k

3 salaries

CA$49,225/yr
CA$45kCA$73k

Research Scientist

DuPont

CA$90,263/yr

Range: CA$86k - CA$93k

3 salaries

CA$90,263/yr
CA$86kCA$93k

Research Scientist

KGK Science

CA$51,386/yr

Range: CA$50k - CA$74k

3 salaries

CA$51,386/yr
CA$50kCA$74k

Research Scientist

SWITCH Materials

CA$80,960/yr

Range: CA$79k - CA$90k

3 salaries

CA$80,960/yr
CA$79kCA$90k

Research Scientist

Safe Engineering Services & technologies

CA$50,293/yr

Range: CA$50k - CA$74k

3 salaries

CA$50,293/yr
CA$50kCA$74k

Research Scientist - Contractor

University of Toronto

About
CA$30k - CA$35k

2 salaries

About
CA$30k - CA$35k
CA$30kCA$35k
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$55,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Toronto Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Scientist in the Montreal Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Non-profit Organisation
$72,000
per year
A Scientist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Vancouver Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5 cash bonus
$1 stock bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Vancouver Area area
 
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
$65,000
per year
A Scientist in the Toronto Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Edmonton Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government
$60,000
per year
A Scientist in the Kamloops Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kamloops Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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