NIH Staff Scientist Salaries in Washington, DC Area

Updated Jul 22, 2021

$107,812

/yr

Base Pay Average

397 Salaries

$13K$184K

Additional Pay Average:

$2,230

Low

High

$2,230 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 14 salaries

$1$6K
$1 - $5,755 Range
Stock Bonus, Profit Sharing, Commission Sharing, Tips have not been reported for this role

How much does a Staff Scientist at NIH make?

The typical NIH Staff Scientist salary is $107,812 per year. Staff Scientist salaries at NIH can range from $13,128 - $183,865 per year. This estimate is based upon 397 NIH Staff Scientist salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Staff Scientist at NIH can expect to make an average total pay of $107,812 per year.

$107,812

Total Pay Average

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Staff Scientist

Booz Allen Hamilton

$89,129

/yr

Range: $76K - $119K

28 salaries

$89,129

/yr
$76K$119K
$75,616 - $118,867 Range

Staff Scientist

Henry M. Jackson Foundation

$78,916

/yr

Range: $74K - $109K

14 salaries

$78,916

/yr
$74K$109K
$73,724 - $108,531 Range

Staff Scientist

National Cancer Institute

$120,000

/yr

Range: $63K - $178K

12 salaries

$120,000

/yr
$63K$178K
$63,008 - $178,493 Range

NIH Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Staff Scientist is $108,928 per year in Washington, DC Area, which is 1% higher than the average NIH salary of $107,812 per year for this job.

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