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Research Scientist Salaries in Washington, DC

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2,021 SalariesUpdated Feb 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$91,472/yr
10% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$65K
Low
$91K
Average
$126K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,852
Range$1,782 - $19,500
How much does a Research Scientist make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Research Scientist is $91,472 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 2,021 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Research Scientist employees in Washington, DC .

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    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Intelligent Automation
    $90,038/yr
    Range: $74K - $107K
    45 salaries
    $90,038
    $74K$107K
    Henry M. Jackson Foundation
    $76,448/yr
    Range: $63K - $91K
    25 salaries
    $76,448
    $63K$91K
    ObjectVideo Labs
    $108,117/yr
    Range: $97K - $123K
    20 salaries
    $108,117
    $97K$123K
    NIH
    $77,034/yr
    Range: $42K - $125K
    12 salaries
    $77,034
    $42K$125K
    Institute of Global Environment and Society
    $62,015/yr
    Range: $55K - $89K
    9 salaries
    $62,015
    $55K$89K
    USRA
    $69,357/yr
    Range: $53K - $84K
    8 salaries
    $69,357
    $53K$84K
    Child Trends
    $75,378/yr
    Range: $71K - $81K
    8 salaries
    $75,378
    $71K$81K

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    SAIC
    $128,964/yr
    Range: $86K - $227K
    7 salaries
    $128,964
    $86K$227K
    University of Maryland
    $84,233/yr
    Range: $62K - $105K
    7 salaries
    $84,233
    $62K$105K
    Kelly Services
    $81,365/yr
    Range: $56K - $90K
    7 salaries
    $81,365
    $56K$90K
    Battelle
    $80,191/yr
    Range: $61K - $105K
    7 salaries
    $80,191
    $61K$105K
    National Institute of Standards and Technology
    $103,177/yr
    Range: $65K - $145K
    7 salaries
    $103,177
    $65K$145K
    Medical Science & Computing
    $82,452/yr
    Range: $61K - $125K
    7 salaries
    $82,452
    $61K$125K
    George Washington University
    $72,728/yr
    Range: $51K - $97K
    6 salaries
    $72,728
    $51K$97K
    American Institutes for Research
    $84,770/yr
    Range: $79K - $99K
    6 salaries
    $84,770
    $79K$99K
    CNA Corporation
    $119,406/yr
    Range: $108K - $127K
    6 salaries
    $119,406
    $108K$127K
    Intel Corporation
    $122,759/yr
    Range: $117K - $133K
    5 salaries
    $122,759
    $117K$133K
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute
    $75,825/yr
    Range: $62K - $103K
    5 salaries
    $75,825
    $62K$103K
    I.M. Systems Group
    $83,114/yr
    Range: $66K - $91K
    5 salaries
    $83,114
    $66K$91K
    KT Consulting (Maryland)
    $33/hr
    Range: $33 - $33
    5 salaries
    $33
    $33$33

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Research Scientist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $76,100
    per year
    A Visiting Assistant Research Scientist reported making $76,100 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    College / University
    $86,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $86,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $127,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $127,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $94,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $94,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $62,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $62,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Government
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