Scientist Salaries in Washington, DC

Salary estimated from 30 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 7, 2018
Average in Washington, DC
$106,341 per year
19% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$41,000
$201,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Scientist make in Washington, DC?

The average salary for a Scientist is $106,341 per year in Washington, DC, which is 19% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 30 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 Washington, DC
CompanyAverage salary
$105,613 per year
$98,231 per year
$118,827 per year
$117,065 per year
$112,685 per year
$111,973 per year
$102,622 per year
$81,265 per year
$79,000 per year
$123,377 per year
Scientist salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$97,519 per year
$57,336 per year

Scientist job openings

Smithsonian Office of International Relations Project Management Internship
Smithsonian Office of International Relations
Washington, DC
Research Scientist
Global Science & Technology, Inc.
College Park, MD
Health Scientist
CDC
Washington, DC
Scientist jobs in Washington, DC