Scientist Salaries in US

Salary estimated from 16,140 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: January 19, 2018
Average in US
$82,272 per year
  • Most Reported
$22,000
$179,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Scientist make in US?

The average salary for a Scientist is $82,272 per year in US. Salary estimates are based on 16,140 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Scientist is 1-3 years.
Scientist salaries by company in US
CompanyAverage salary
$144,327 per year
16 salaries
$120,771 per year
19 salaries
$106,052 per year
$104,495 per year
$104,327 per year
37 salaries
$104,909 per year
$101,368 per year
$101,104 per year
$94,172 per year
6 salaries
$97,253 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$72,274 per year
$100,504 per year
$100,305 per year
$98,600 per year
$102,168 per year

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