Salary Details for a Theoretical Physicist at Caltech (California)

Updated Apr 21, 2021

Total Pay Estimate & Range

Total Pay
$107,234/yrBase Pay
$26,629/yrAll Additional PaySee Total Pay Breakdown below


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The estimated total pay for a Theoretical Physicist at Caltech (California) is $133,863 per year. This number represents the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated base pay is $107,234 per year. The estimated additional pay is $26,629 per year. Additional pay could include bonus, stock, commission, profit sharing or tips. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Breakdown


Total Pay

Pay TypePay EstimateMost Likely Range% of Total Pay
Base Pay
$107,234/yr$62K - $186K80.1%
$10,171/yr$8K - $14K7.6%
$16,458/yr$12K - $23K12.3%

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The average salary for a Theoretical Physicist is $102,927 per year in United States, which is 23% lower than the average Caltech (California) salary of $133,863 per year for this job.

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