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How much does a Research Scientist make?

Updated 19 Sep 2021
₹9L /yr
Average Base Pay

352 salaries

₹4L

Low

₹9L

Average

₹31L

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Research Scientist is ₹9,11,282 per year in India. Filter by location to see Research Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 352 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Research Scientist₹9L /yr
L3
Senior Research Scientist₹13L /yr
L4
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Reliance Industries
3.9

Reliance Industries

Research Scientist

₹9,69,072

 /yr
Range: ₹6L - ₹16L
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₹6L

₹16L

₹6,09,683 - ₹16,30,262 Range

Dr. Reddy's
4

Dr. Reddy's

Research Scientist

₹5,78,589

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹41L

₹2L

₹41L

₹1,52,749 - ₹41,02,778 Range

SAMEER (R&D of DIT Govt of India)
4.1

SAMEER (R&D of DIT Govt of India)

Research Scientist - Monthly Contractor

₹37,639

 /mo
Range: ₹27T - ₹44T

₹27T

₹44T

₹27,202 - ₹43,529 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Research Scientist

₹37,67,498

 /yr
Range: ₹10L - ₹45L

₹10L

₹45L

₹10,48,479 - ₹45,21,497 Range

Sun Pharma
3.6

Sun Pharma

Research Scientist

₹8,16,639

 /yr
Range: ₹2L - ₹1Cr

₹2L

₹1Cr

₹1,59,349 - ₹1,00,51,806 Range

Tata Consultancy Services
3.9

Tata Consultancy Services

Research Scientist

₹17,55,564

 /yr
Range: ₹11L - ₹26L

₹11L

₹26L

₹10,75,126 - ₹25,80,302 Range

Government of India, Department of Space, Indian Space Research Organisation
4.2

Government of India, Department of Space, Indian Space Research Organisation

Research Scientist - Monthly

₹86,350

 /mo
Range: ₹72T - ₹2L

₹72T

₹2L

₹72,482 - ₹1,50,000 Range

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Intel Corporation
4.2

Intel Corporation

Research Scientist

₹29,12,911

 /yr
Range: ₹15L - ₹49L

₹15L

₹49L

₹14,99,997 - ₹48,83,243 Range

SAMEER (R&D of DIT Govt of India)
4.1

SAMEER (R&D of DIT Govt of India)

Research Scientist - Monthly

₹38,367

 /mo
Range: ₹30T - ₹2L

₹30T

₹2L

₹30,000 - ₹1,54,142 Range

Defence Research & Development Organisation
4.3

Defence Research & Development Organisation

Research Scientist - Monthly

₹98,004

 /mo
Range: ₹12T - ₹4L

₹12T

₹4L

₹11,795 - ₹4,46,177 Range

Lupin
3.9

Lupin

Research Scientist

₹7,25,344

 /yr
Range: ₹5L - ₹15L

₹5L

₹15L

₹5,22,354 - ₹15,46,318 Range

Dabur India Limited
4.2

Dabur India Limited

Research Scientist

₹5,22,477

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹10L

₹3L

₹10L

₹2,97,451 - ₹9,99,171 Range

SAI Life Sciences
3.5

SAI Life Sciences

Research Scientist

₹8,57,332

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹15L

₹3L

₹15L

₹2,51,635 - ₹14,50,982 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Research Scientist

₹20,96,957

 /yr
Range: ₹15L - ₹44L

₹15L

₹44L

₹15,41,419 - ₹43,83,492 Range

GE
4

GE

Research Scientist

₹20,54,341

 /yr
Range: ₹19L - ₹27L

₹19L

₹27L

₹18,78,640 - ₹26,59,902 Range

Unilever
4.2

Unilever

Research Scientist

₹20,98,732

 /yr
Range: ₹19L - ₹29L

₹19L

₹29L

₹18,92,873 - ₹29,01,375 Range

Biocon
3.7

Biocon

Research Scientist

₹3,64,501

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹13L

₹3L

₹13L

₹3,33,974 - ₹13,02,707 Range

Alembic Pharmaceutical
3.9

Alembic Pharmaceutical

Research Scientist

₹6,00,000

 /yr
Range: ₹3L - ₹8L

₹3L

₹8L

₹2,86,884 - ₹8,00,000 Range

Jubilant Life Sciences
3.5

Jubilant Life Sciences

Research Scientist - Monthly

₹51,772

 /mo
Range: ₹38T - ₹4L

₹38T

₹4L

₹37,573 - ₹4,14,829 Range

ICAR
4.2

ICAR

Research Scientist - Monthly

₹71,933

 /mo
Range: ₹60T - ₹1L

₹60T

₹1L

₹60,192 - ₹1,21,977 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Research Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a Research Scientist is ₹9,11,282 per year in India. Filter by location to see a Research Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 352 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Research Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a Research Scientist in India is ₹30,92,757 per year.

The lowest salary for a Research Scientist in India is ₹3,60,450 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

₹40,000
monthly
A Research Scientist in the Kolkata Area area reported making ₹40,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kolkata Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
₹35,000
monthly
A Research Scientist in the New Delhi Area area reported making ₹35,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New Delhi Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
₹56,100
monthly
A Scientist B in the New Delhi Area area reported making ₹56,100 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New Delhi Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
₹1,50,000
monthly
A Scientist in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹1,50,000 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Contract
₹75,000
monthly
A Research Scientist in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹75,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
₹60,104
monthly
A Scientist in the Chennai Area area reported making ₹60,104 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chennai Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
₹4,00,000
per year
A Research Scholar in the Bengaluru Area area reported making ₹4,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Bengaluru Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University
₹23,907
monthly
A Research Scientist in the Vadodara Area area reported making ₹23,907 per month
Additional Pay
₹84k cash bonus
₹1.99M tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vadodara Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
₹10,00,000
per year
An Analytics Scientist in the Chennai Area area reported making ₹10,00,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chennai Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private