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Scientist Salaries in Houston, TX

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694 SalariesUpdated Feb 13, 2018
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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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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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
    $112,267/yr
    Range: $105K - $119K
    2 salaries
    About
    $105K - $119K
    $105K$119K
    The University of Texas Medical Branch
    $46,720/yr
    Range: $44K - $50K
    2 salaries
    About
    $44K - $50K
    $44K$50K
    SABIC
    $103,558/yr
    Range: $98K - $111K
    2 salaries
    About
    $98K - $111K
    $98K$111K

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    Newpark Drilling Fluids
    $59,968/yr
    Range: $58K - $63K
    2 salaries
    About
    $58K - $63K
    $58K$63K
    Sigma-Genosys
    $73,907/yr
    Range: $70K - $77K
    2 salaries
    About
    $70K - $77K
    $70K$77K
    Lasergen
    $70,123/yr
    Range: $60K - $80K
    2 salaries
    About
    $60K - $80K
    $60K$80K
    Fairway Medical Technologies
    $74,574/yr
    Range: $63K - $86K
    2 salaries
    About
    $63K - $86K
    $63K$86K
    TomoWave Laboratories
    $73,566/yr
    Range: $60K - $87K
    2 salaries
    About
    $60K - $87K
    $60K$87K
    MD Anderson Cancer Center
    $98,867/yr
    Range: $96K - $103K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $96K - $103K
    $96K$103K
    Dow
    $119,764/yr
    Range: $115K - $124K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $115K - $124K
    $115K$124K
    Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
    $136,904/yr
    Range: $131K - $143K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $131K - $143K
    $131K$143K
    Houston Methodist
    $90,338/yr
    Range: $86K - $94K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $86K - $94K
    $86K$94K
    Brown and Caldwell
    $29/hr
    Range: $28 - $30
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $28 - $30
    hourly
    $28$30
    Huntsman Corp
    $79,989/yr
    Range: $76K - $83K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $76K - $83K
    $76K$83K
    Hanger
    $71,240/yr
    Range: $68K - $74K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $68K - $74K
    $68K$74K
    Nalco Champion
    $153,726/yr
    Range: $147K - $162K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $147K - $162K
    $147K$162K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $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
    $67,500
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $67,500 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    College / University
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