Computer Scientist salary in United States
How much does a Computer Scientist make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a computer scientist is $109,071 per year in the United States. 235 salaries reported, updated at June 29, 2022.
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Salary satisfactionBased on 8 ratings
75% of Computer Scientists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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