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Scientist Salaries in Washington, DC Area

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Average Base Pay
$90,773/yr
9% above national average
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$64K
Low
$91K
Average
$128K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$7,817
Range$1,774 - $19,392
How much does a Scientist make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Scientist is $90,773 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 1,519 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Scientist employees in Washington, DC .

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Henry M. Jackson Foundation
    $90,340/yr
    Range: $65K - $115K
    27 salaries
    $90,340/yr
    $65K$115K
    Meso Scale Discovery
    $86,000/yr
    Range: $75K - $100K
    11 salaries
    $86,000/yr
    $75K$100K
    Intrexon
    $87,000/yr
    Range: $76K - $107K
    9 salaries
    $87,000/yr
    $76K$107K
    Leidos
    $87,000/yr
    Range: $71K - $109K
    7 salaries
    $87,000/yr
    $71K$109K
    MedImmune
    $98,464/yr
    Range: $79K - $107K
    6 salaries
    $98,464/yr
    $79K$107K
    Exponent
    $55,638/yr
    Range: $41K - $100K
    6 salaries
    $55,638/yr
    $41K$100K
    Otsuka
    $109,250/yr
    Range: $100K - $121K
    6 salaries
    $109,250/yr
    $100K$121K

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    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    $115,493/yr
    Range: $82K - $115K
    5 salaries
    $115,493/yr
    $82K$115K
    NIH
    $102,000/yr
    Range: $80K - $110K
    5 salaries
    $102,000/yr
    $80K$110K
    NVI
    $90,443/yr
    Range: $77K - $93K
    4 salaries
    $90,443/yr
    $77K$93K
    Orbital Sciences
    $157,015/yr
    Range: $139K - $175K
    4 salaries
    $157,015/yr
    $139K$175K
    QIAGEN
    $66,244/yr
    Range: $57K - $71K
    4 salaries
    $66,244/yr
    $57K$71K
    Kelly Services
    $50/hr
    Range: $30 - $101
    4 salaries
    $50/hr
    $30$101
    American Type Culture Collection
    $75,000/yr
    Range: $73K - $79K
    3 salaries
    $75,000/yr
    $73K$79K
    SAIC-Frederick
    $97,793/yr
    Range: $76K - $144K
    3 salaries
    $97,793/yr
    $76K$144K
    ERT, Inc.
    $63,786/yr
    Range: $50K - $71K
    3 salaries
    $63,786/yr
    $50K$71K
    The United States Pharmacopeia
    $106,680/yr
    Range: $106K - $121K
    3 salaries
    $106,680/yr
    $106K$121K
    Novavax
    $89,718/yr
    Range: $81K - $95K
    3 salaries
    $89,718/yr
    $81K$95K
    BioReliance
    $85,147/yr
    Range: $79K - $92K
    3 salaries
    $85,147/yr
    $79K$92K
    J Craig Venter Institute
    $84,070/yr
    Range: $74K - $95K
    2 salaries
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    $74K - $95K
    $74K$95K

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $90,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $90,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $126,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $126,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Government
    $90,000
    per year
    A Scientist reported making $90,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $59,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $59,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Private
    $141,000
    per year
    A Research Scientist reported making $141,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $3k cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Nonprofit Organization
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