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Computer Scientist Salaries

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Average Base Pay
$111,405/yr
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$77K
Low
$111K
Average
$153K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,328
Range$837 - $15,009
How much does a Computer Scientist make?

The national average salary for a Computer Scientist is $111,405 in United States. Filter by location to see Computer Scientist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 830 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Computer Scientist employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Adobe
      $121,920/yr
      Range: $11K - $183K
      187 salaries
      $121,920/yr
      $11K$183K
      Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
      $141,000/yr
      Range: $96K - $191K
      44 salaries
      $141,000/yr
      $96K$191K
      SRI International
      $128,889/yr
      Range: $83K - $145K
      27 salaries
      $128,889/yr
      $83K$145K
      US Air Force
      $73,380/yr
      Range: $47K - $96K
      21 salaries
      $73,380/yr
      $47K$96K
      US Navy
      $81,280/yr
      Range: $58K - $128K
      19 salaries
      $81,280/yr
      $58K$128K
      SPAWAR
      $86,996/yr
      Range: $56K - $135K
      18 salaries
      $86,996/yr
      $56K$135K
      US Department of Defense
      $87,834/yr
      Range: $51K - $120K
      16 salaries
      $87,834/yr
      $51K$120K

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      Naval Surface Warfare Center
      $79,116/yr
      Range: $46K - $119K
      16 salaries
      $79,116/yr
      $46K$119K
      SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic
      $85,000/yr
      Range: $58K - $112K
      15 salaries
      $85,000/yr
      $58K$112K
      University of Southern California
      $121,920/yr
      Range: $110K - $164K
      13 salaries
      $121,920/yr
      $110K$164K
      US Army
      $83,248/yr
      Range: $47K - $140K
      12 salaries
      $83,248/yr
      $47K$140K
      NAWC
      $73,500/yr
      Range: $49K - $101K
      12 salaries
      $73,500/yr
      $49K$101K
      Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
      $10,520/mo
      Range: $8K - $17K
      10 salaries
      $10,520/mo
      $8K$17K
      US Geological Survey
      $65,000/yr
      Range: $39K - $85K
      9 salaries
      $65,000/yr
      $39K$85K
      GE
      $111,207/yr
      Range: $84K - $125K
      8 salaries
      $111,207/yr
      $84K$125K
      MD Anderson Cancer Center
      $83,390/yr
      Range: $80K - $100K
      7 salaries
      $83,390/yr
      $80K$100K
      US Naval Research Laboratory
      $90,000/yr
      Range: $62K - $119K
      7 salaries
      $90,000/yr
      $62K$119K
      Federal Government
      $83,617/yr
      Range: $70K - $148K
      6 salaries
      $83,617/yr
      $70K$148K
      National Institute of Standards and Technology
      $81,500/yr
      Range: $63K - $110K
      6 salaries
      $81,500/yr
      $63K$110K
      Naval Undersea Warfare Center
      $74,492/yr
      Range: $58K - $120K
      6 salaries
      $74,492/yr
      $58K$120K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $93,000
      per year
      A Computer Scientist in the Albuquerque, NM Area area reported making $93,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Albuquerque, NM Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $65,000
      per year
      A Computer Scientist in the Bakersfield, CA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      Bakersfield, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $119,000
      per year
      A Computer Scientist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $119,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Baltimore, MD Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Nonprofit Organization
      $153,400
      per year
      A Computer Scientist in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $153,400 per year
      Additional Pay
      $18k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      San Jose, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $110,000
      per year
      A Computational Scientist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Los Angeles, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      College / University
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