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Scientist Salaries in Houston, TX Area

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Average Base Pay
$75,917/yr
9% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$54K
Low
$76K
Average
$106K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,056
Range$1,689 - $17,170
How much does a Scientist make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Scientist is $75,917 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 694 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees in Houston, TX.

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    PROS
    $86,573/yr
    Range: $73K - $93K
    16 salaries
    $86,573
    $73K$93K
    Baker Hughes
    $96,089/yr
    Range: $79K - $117K
    5 salaries
    $96,089
    $79K$117K
    Lexicon Pharmaceuticals
    $85,074/yr
    Range: $81K - $90K
    5 salaries
    $85,074
    $81K$90K
    USRA
    $72,356/yr
    Range: $69K - $78K
    3 salaries
    $72,356
    $69K$78K
    Shell
    $111,717/yr
    Range: $105K - $118K
    2 salaries
    About
    $105K - $118K
    $105K$118K
    The University of Texas Medical Branch
    $46,448/yr
    Range: $44K - $50K
    2 salaries
    About
    $44K - $50K
    $44K$50K
    SABIC
    $103,322/yr
    Range: $98K - $110K
    2 salaries
    About
    $98K - $110K
    $98K$110K

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    Newpark Drilling Fluids
    $59,988/yr
    Range: $57K - $62K
    2 salaries
    About
    $57K - $62K
    $57K$62K
    Sigma-Genosys
    $74,224/yr
    Range: $71K - $77K
    2 salaries
    About
    $71K - $77K
    $71K$77K
    Lasergen
    $70,527/yr
    Range: $60K - $79K
    2 salaries
    About
    $60K - $79K
    $60K$79K
    Fairway Medical Technologies
    $74,775/yr
    Range: $63K - $88K
    2 salaries
    About
    $63K - $88K
    $63K$88K
    TomoWave Laboratories
    $73,283/yr
    Range: $60K - $87K
    2 salaries
    About
    $60K - $87K
    $60K$87K
    MD Anderson Cancer Center
    $99,952/yr
    Range: $96K - $103K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $96K - $103K
    $96K$103K
    Dow
    $120,654/yr
    Range: $116K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $116K - $124K
    $116K$124K
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
    $136,948/yr
    Range: $132K - $144K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $132K - $144K
    $132K$144K
    Houston Methodist
    $90,441/yr
    Range: $88K - $94K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $88K - $94K
    $88K$94K
    Brown and Caldwell
    $29/hr
    Range: $28 - $30
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $28 - $30
    hourly
    $28$30
    Huntsman Corp
    $79,945/yr
    Range: $78K - $84K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $78K - $84K
    $78K$84K
    Hanger
    $70,979/yr
    Range: $68K - $74K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $68K - $74K
    $68K$74K
    Nalco Champion
    $154,385/yr
    Range: $148K - $162K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $148K - $162K
    $148K$162K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $60,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $60,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $5k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    College / University
    $108,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $108,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $16k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $150,368
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $150,368 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $59,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $59,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Hospital
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