Scientist Salaries in US

Salary estimated from 4,643 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: September 8, 2018
Average in US
$91,350 per year
  • Most Reported
$21,000
$210,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Scientist make in US?

The average salary for a Scientist is $91,350 per year in US. Salary estimates are based on 4,643 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
$145,560 per year
8 salaries
$130,162 per year
$114,406 per year
$111,541 per year
9 salaries
$113,487 per year
$104,982 per year
$103,489 per year
$103,041 per year
$103,580 per year
$98,667 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$153,957 per year
$103,440 per year
$102,175 per year
$90,310 per year
$93,315 per year

Scientist job openings

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Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, NM
Scientist
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Cincinnati, OH
Senior Scientist, Cell and Molecular Biology
Akebia Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA
Scientist jobs in US