Scientist Salaries

11 SalariesUpdated 31 Jul 2020

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NZ$75K / yr
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How much does a Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Scientist is $75,019 in New Zealand. Filter by location to see Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 11 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees.

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Research ScientistNZ$83K

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Syft (New Zealand)

NZ$65,000/yr

Range: NZ$62K - NZ$68K

2 salaries

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NZ$62K - NZ$68K
NZ$62KNZ$68K

Scientist

Scion

NZ$86,769/yr

Range: NZ$73K - NZ$102K

2 salaries

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NZ$73K - NZ$102K
NZ$73KNZ$102K

Scientist - Contractor

University of Auckland

NZ$87,000/yr

Range: NZ$84K - NZ$90K

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NZ$84K - NZ$90K
NZ$84KNZ$90K

Scientist

AgResearch (NZ)

NZ$74,500/yr

Range: NZ$72K - NZ$77K

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NZ$72K - NZ$77K
NZ$72KNZ$77K

Scientist

Synlait Milk

NZ$50,000/yr

Range: NZ$48K - NZ$52K

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NZ$48K - NZ$52K
NZ$48KNZ$52K

Scientist - Monthly

Syft (New Zealand)

NZ$4,750/mo

Range: NZ$5K - NZ$5K

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NZ$5K - NZ$5K
NZ$5KNZ$5K

Scientist

Plant & Food Research

NZ$70,835/yr

Range: NZ$68K - NZ$74K

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NZ$68K - NZ$74K
NZ$68KNZ$74K

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Scientist

New Zealand Blood Service

NZ$72,193/yr

Range: NZ$70K - NZ$76K

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NZ$70K - NZ$76K
NZ$70KNZ$76K

Scientist

Landcare Research

NZ$82,500/yr

Range: NZ$79K - NZ$86K

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NZ$79K - NZ$86K
NZ$79KNZ$86K

Scientist

Defence Technology Agency

NZ$106,000/yr

Range: NZ$101K - NZ$111K

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NZ$101K - NZ$111K
NZ$101KNZ$111K

Scientist

Lanzatech

NZ$87,056/yr

Range: NZ$84K - NZ$91K

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NZ$84K - NZ$91K
NZ$84KNZ$91K

Data Scientist

Inland Revenue

NZ$100,802/yr

Range: NZ$98K - NZ$105K

2 salaries

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NZ$98K - NZ$105K
NZ$98KNZ$105K

Research Scientist

University of Auckland

NZ$89,278/yr

Range: NZ$80K - NZ$101K

2 salaries

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NZ$80K - NZ$101K
NZ$80KNZ$101K

Research Scientist

Callaghan Innovation

NZ$72,235/yr

Range: NZ$58K - NZ$87K

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NZ$58K - NZ$87K
NZ$58KNZ$87K

Senior Research Scientist

AgResearch (NZ)

NZ$123,186/yr

Range: NZ$98K - NZ$151K

2 salaries

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NZ$98K - NZ$151K
NZ$98KNZ$151K

Senior Research Scientist

Douglas Pharmaceuticals

NZ$71,500/yr

Range: NZ$61K - NZ$83K

2 salaries

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NZ$61K - NZ$83K
NZ$61KNZ$83K

Medical Laboratory Scientist

Healthscope

NZ$59,000/yr

Range: NZ$54K - NZ$65K

2 salaries

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NZ$54K - NZ$65K
NZ$54KNZ$65K

Data Scientist

Spark New Zealand

NZ$90,000/yr

Range: NZ$87K - NZ$93K

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NZ$87K - NZ$93K
NZ$87KNZ$93K

Data Scientist

Fonterra

NZ$120,000/yr

Range: NZ$115K - NZ$125K

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NZ$115K - NZ$125K
NZ$115KNZ$125K

Data Scientist

Bank of New Zealand

NZ$155,000/yr

Range: NZ$148K - NZ$161K

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NZ$148K - NZ$161K
NZ$148KNZ$161K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$65,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Auckland Area area reported making $65,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Auckland Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
monthly
A Sports Scientist in the Wellington Area area reported making $60,000 per month
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10+ years experience
Wellington Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Non-profit Organisation
$82,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Auckland Area area reported making $82,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Auckland Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$87,000
per year
A Scientist in the Auckland Area area reported making $87,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Auckland Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$106,000
per year
A Scientist in the Auckland Area area reported making $106,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Auckland Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Government
$75,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Auckland Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Auckland Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
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