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Scientist Salaries in Houston, TX

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687 SalariesUpdated Oct 30, 2017
Average Base Pay
$81,683/yr
9% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$57K
Low
$82K
Average
$117K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,411
Range$1,761 - $18,119
How much does a Scientist make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Scientist is $81,683 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 687 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees in Houston, TX.

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    $86,573/yr
    $73K$93K
    Baker Hughes
    $96,089/yr
    5 salaries
    $96,089/yr
    $79K$117K
    Lexicon Pharmaceuticals
    $85,074/yr
    5 salaries
    $85,074/yr
    $81K$90K
    $72,356/yr
    $69K$78K
    $111,295/yr
    $106K$119K
    The University of Texas Medical Branch
    $46,438/yr
    2 salaries
    $46,438/yr
    $44K$50K
    $103,983/yr
    $98K$110K

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    Newpark Drilling Fluids
    $60,117/yr
    2 salaries
    $60,117/yr
    $58K$62K
    $73,622/yr
    $71K$77K
    Lasergen
    $69,642/yr
    2 salaries
    $69,642/yr
    $61K$79K
    Fairway Medical Technologies
    $74,777/yr
    2 salaries
    $74,777/yr
    $63K$87K
    $73,489/yr
    $60K$87K
    MD Anderson Cancer Center
    $98,984/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $98,984/yr
    $96K$103K
    Dow
    $120,468/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $120,468/yr
    $114K$124K
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
    $137,448/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $137,448/yr
    $131K$143K
    Houston Methodist
    $91,107/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $91,107/yr
    $87K$94K
    Brown and Caldwell
    $29/hr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $29/hr
    $28$30
    Huntsman Corp
    $79,990/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $79,990/yr
    $77K$83K
    Hanger
    $71,030/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $71,030/yr
    $68K$75K
    Nalco Champion
    $154,890/yr
    1 employee salary or estimate
    $154,890/yr
    $148K$162K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $120,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $120,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $55,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist/Instructor reported making $55,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    10000+ employees
     
    Hospital
    $100,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $100,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $119,310
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $119,310 per year
    Additional Pay
    $12k cash bonus
    $2k stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
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