Physician Scientist Salaries

Updated Sep 7, 2021

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$159,312 /yr
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$159K

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$345K

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How much does a Physician Scientist make?

The national average salary for Physician Scientist is $159,312 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Physician Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Physician Scientist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Physician$197,369 /yr
L3
Senior Physician$232,694 /yr
L4
Lead Physician$113,183 /yr
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Spectrum Health
3.7

Spectrum Health

Physician Scientist - Hourly
About 

$32 -$35

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$32

$35

$32 - $35 Range

University of Pennsylvania
4.2

University of Pennsylvania

Physician Scientist
About 

$113K -$122K

$113K

$122K

$113,034 - $122,306 Range

University of Chicago
4.2

University of Chicago

Physician Scientist
About 

$123K -$134K

$123K

$134K

$123,189 - $134,150 Range

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
3.8

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Physician Scientist
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$191K -$207K

$191K

$207K

$190,776 - $207,210 Range

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
4.5

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Physician Scientist
About 

$97K -$105K

$97K

$105K

$97,010 - $104,559 Range

Harvard Medical School
4.4

Harvard Medical School

Physician Scientist - Intern
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$574K -$626K

$574K

$626K

$573,526 - $626,381 Range

UC San Diego
4.3

UC San Diego

Physician-Scientist
About 

$70K -$76K

$70K

$76K

$69,988 - $76,059 Range

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Boston Children's Hospital
4

Boston Children's Hospital

Physician-Scientist
About 

$99K -$107K

$99K

$107K

$99,283 - $107,339 Range

UT Southwestern Medical Center
4

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Physician Scientist Training
About 

$60K -$65K

$60K

$65K

$59,579 - $64,535 Range

HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress
3

HCA Houston Healthcare North Cypress

Clinical Lab Scientist Or Physician Liaison
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$72K -$77K

$72K

$77K

$71,734 - $76,550 Range

NORTHWESTERN MCGAW CENTER FOR GME
4.3

NORTHWESTERN MCGAW CENTER FOR GME

Resident PGY2 Physician-scientist Training Program
About 

$58K -$62K

$58K

$62K

$57,794 - $62,023 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Physician Scientist salaries

The national average salary for a Physician Scientist is $159,312 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Physician Scientist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Physician Scientist employees.

The highest salary for a Physician Scientist in United States is $344,734 per year.

The lowest salary for a Physician Scientist in United States is $73,623 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Physician Scientist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Physician Scientist.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$200,000
per year
A Physician in the Flint, MI Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Flint, MI Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$170,000
per year
A Physician in the Naples, FL Area area reported making $170,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Naples, FL Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$71,000
per year
A Physician in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $71,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$71,000
per year
A Physician in the Providence, RI Area area reported making $71,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Providence, RI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$70,000
per year
A Physician in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$250,000
per year
A Doctor in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $250,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$146,962
per year
A Physician - Medical Doctor in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $146,962 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$205
hourly
A Physician in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $205 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$200,000
per year
A Physician in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$200k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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