Scientist Salaries in US

Salary estimated from 4,610 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 14, 2018
Average in US
$90,163 per year
  • Most Reported
$21,000
$207,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Scientist make in US?

The average salary for a Scientist is $90,163 per year in US. Salary estimates are based on 4,610 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Scientist employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Scientist is 1-3 years.
Scientist salaries by company in US
CompanyAverage salary
$148,135 per year
9 salaries
$131,160 per year
$111,542 per year
11 salaries
$113,354 per year
$105,344 per year
$103,489 per year
$103,041 per year
$103,580 per year
$98,667 per year
$103,151 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$153,840 per year
$103,091 per year
$101,635 per year
$89,930 per year
$94,291 per year

Scientist job openings

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South San Francisco, CA
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Skillman, NJ
Research Scientist
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Scientist jobs in US