Research Scientist Salaries in Washington, DC

Salary estimated from 6 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.
Average in Washington, DC
$62,091 per year
21% Below national average
  • Most Reported
$29,000
$107,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Research Scientist make in Washington, DC?

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $62,091 per year in Washington, DC, which is 21% below the national average. Salary estimates are based on 6 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Research Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Research Scientist is 2-4 years.
Research Scientist salaries by company in Washington, DC
CompanyAverage salary
$62,498 per year

Research Scientist job openings

Research Scientist
MedStar Health
Washington, DC
Research Scientist
MedStar Health Research Institute
Washington, DC
Scientist
ECS Federal LLC
Arlington, VA
Research Scientist
MedStar Health
Washington, DC
Staff Scientist
Center for Cancer Research
Bethesda, MD
Scientist (Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Pharmacology, or Biochemistry)
ECS Federal LLC
Arlington, VA
Research Scientist jobs in Washington, DC