Climate Scientist Salaries

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$77,173 / yr
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The national average salary for a Climate Scientist is $77,173 in United States. Filter by location to see Climate Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 32,634 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Climate Scientist employees.

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Climate Scientist

Institute of Global Environment and Society

About
$54K - $58K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$54K - $58K
$54K$58K

Senior Climate Scientist

Union of Concerned Scientists

$98,663/yr

Range: $74K - $110K

5 salaries

$98,663/yr
$74K$110K

Climate Computational Scientist

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

$107,809/yr

Range: $106K - $111K

3 salaries

$107,809/yr
$106K$111K

Scientist - Climate Analysis/Prediction

SAIC

About
$72K - $82K

2 salaries

About
$72K - $82K
$72K$82K

Climate Center Project Scientist

NRDC

About
$87K - $95K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$87K - $95K
$87K$95K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$70,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Cleveland, OH Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cleveland, OH Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$116,600
per year
A Research Scientist in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $116,600 per year
Additional Pay
$11k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$122,000
per year
A Scientist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $122,000 per year
Additional Pay
$20k cash bonus
$10k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$100,000
per year
A Scientist in the Redding, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Redding, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Research Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$164,082
per year
A Research Scientist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $164,082 per year
Additional Pay
$70k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$121,360
per year
A Scientist in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $121,360 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$130,000
per year
A Nanopore Scientist in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$57,900
per year
A Product Developmental Scientist in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $57,900 per year
Additional Pay
$1 profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$50,025
per year
A Scientist in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $50,025 per year
Job Highlights
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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