The career path for a
Based on 11 Jobtrees users who were a Lead Scientist in their career, on average, they have 6.87 years of experience and 3 jobs prior to this one. They have spent a significant amount of time in this job before moving on 5.3 years on average and earn $90K per year on average in this less senior role.
0% of Jobtrees users moved to another job with this same title in their next career step. The most common career steps after Lead Scientist are Research Scientist, Principal Engineer and Process Engineer. Principal Engineer, the most common next career step, is a less experienced role which is common to see in career paths as titles aren't synonymous across companies (higher title doesn't always mean higher pay or larger scope) and not all job seekers are looking to increase their responsibility in their next career step. While Research Scientist is from the same job family, Scientist - General, there are other common opportunities outside this discipline that Jobtrees users are taking as shown by Process Engineer, also being a common career path to Lead Scientist.
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