Scientist Salaries in US

Salary estimated from 4,452 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: June 22, 2018
Average in US
$86,498 per year
  • Most Reported
$20,000
$197,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Scientist make in US?

The average salary for a Scientist is $86,498 per year in US. Salary estimates are based on 4,452 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
$125,745 per year
8 salaries
$128,710 per year
$112,567 per year
12 salaries
$113,722 per year
11 salaries
$109,803 per year
$103,041 per year
$103,580 per year
$99,686 per year
$103,151 per year
$100,142 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$149,040 per year
$90,742 per year
$99,995 per year
$94,912 per year
$87,350 per year

Scientist job openings

Associate Scientist
Merck
West Point, PA
Research Scientist I, Cancer Biology
Remedy Plan Therapeutics
Rockville, MD
Scientist
Roche
Tucson, AZ
Scientist jobs in US