Scientist Salaries in US

Salary estimated from 3,977 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 11, 2018
Average in US
$96,603 per year
  • Most Reported
$23,000
$220,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Scientist make in US?

The average salary for a Scientist is $96,603 per year in US. Salary estimates are based on 3,977 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
$139,549 per year
$136,350 per year
$132,750 per year
$129,705 per year
$122,470 per year
22 salaries
$113,243 per year
$105,372 per year
$114,985 per year
$116,022 per year
$111,839 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$156,571 per year
$52,919 per year
$108,079 per year
$87,856 per year
$106,064 per year

Scientist job openings

Staff Scientist
National Cancer Institute
Frederick, MD
Staff Scientist
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD
Scientist / Senior Scientist
Novartis
East Hanover, NJ
Scientist jobs in US