Senior Scientist Salaries in Washington, DC Area

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Average Base Pay
$99,775 / yr
5% above national average
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Average$8,324
Range$1,860 - $20,680

How much does a Senior Scientist make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Senior Scientist is $99,775 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 1,861 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Scientist employees in Washington, DC .

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Senior Scientist

AstraZeneca

$152,952/yr

Range: $111K - $166K

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$152,952/yr
$111K$166K

Senior Scientist

Novavax

$135,857/yr

Range: $130K - $139K

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$135,857/yr
$130K$139K

Senior Scientist

MedImmune

$177,917/yr

Range: $154K - $179K

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$177,917/yr
$154K$179K

Senior Scientist

Thermo Fisher Scientific

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$75K - $80K

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$75K - $80K
$75K$80K

Senior Scientist

Meso Scale Diagnostics

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$108K - $116K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$108K - $116K
$108K$116K

Senior Scientist

GeneDx

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$99K - $107K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$99K - $107K
$99K$107K

Senior Scientist

SeraCare Life Sciences

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$88K - $95K

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$88K - $95K
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Senior Scientist

Trevigen

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$78K - $84K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$78K - $84K
$78K$84K

Senior Scientist

Cellular Biomedicine Group

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$78K - $85K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$78K - $85K
$78K$85K

Scientist I

AstraZeneca

$106,662/yr

Range: $98K - $119K

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$106,662/yr
$98K$119K

Associate Scientist II

AstraZeneca

$93,430/yr

Range: $85K - $107K

38 salaries

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$93,430/yr
$85K$107K

Associate Scientist I

AstraZeneca

$79,004/yr

Range: $73K - $83K

35 salaries

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$79,004/yr
$73K$83K

Scientist II

AstraZeneca

$134,495/yr

Range: $114K - $142K

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$134,495/yr
$114K$142K

Scientist I

MedImmune

$102,590/yr

Range: $101K - $116K

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$102,590/yr
$101K$116K

Associate Scientist I

MedImmune

$73,192/yr

Range: $70K - $79K

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$73,192/yr
$70K$79K

Associate Scientist

AstraZeneca

$83,463/yr

Range: $76K - $134K

17 salaries

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$83,463/yr
$76K$134K

Scientist II

MedImmune

$131,393/yr

Range: $100K - $138K

12 salaries

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$131,393/yr
$100K$138K

Materials Scientist

KT Consulting (Maryland)

$77,041/yr

Range: $63K - $119K

12 salaries

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$77,041/yr
$63K$119K

Scientist

AstraZeneca

$108,452/yr

Range: $84K - $124K

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$108,452/yr
$84K$124K

Principal Scientist

AstraZeneca

$174,306/yr

Range: $152K - $1,806K

10 salaries

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$174,306/yr
$152K$1,806K
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Recent Salary Reports

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$170,000
per year
A Senior Research Scientist reported making $170,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$90,675
per year
A Senior Research Scientist reported making $90,675 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$111,500
per year
A Senior Scientist reported making $111,500 per year
Additional Pay
$22k cash bonus
$5k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$111,000
per year
A Senior Scientist reported making $111,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$91
hourly
A Senior Research Scientist reported making $91 per hour
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$125,000
per year
A Senior Scientist reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$150,001
per year
A Senior Scientist reported making $150,001 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$175,000
per year
A Senior Research Scientist reported making $175,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$160,000
per year
A Sr. Scientist reported making $160,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$112,000
per year
A Senior Scientist reported making $112,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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