Computer Scientist salary in US West Region

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Based on 660 income tax records
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How much do Computer Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Computer Scientist is $106,000 per year. This is based on data from 660 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Computer Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Computer Scientist salary can vary between $42,500 to $396,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Computer Scientist salary by company

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Salary range**
Microsoft, US West Region
10 income tax records
$135K – $437K
Adobe, US West Region
33 income tax records
$121K – $492K
Lawrence Livermore National Secu, US West Region
35 income tax records
$96K – $224K
Triad National Security, US West Region
15 income tax records
$92K – $197K
Ntess, US West Region
42 income tax records
$90K – $154K
Department Of The Interior, US West Region
10 income tax records
$65K – $157K
National Finance Center, US West Region
17 income tax records
$63K – $143K

Computer Scientist demographics in US West Region

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47% are single
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53% are married
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35% have kids
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58% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Computer Scientists in US West Region

660 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a computer scientist in US West Region is $106,000 per year. Computer scientist salaries in US West Region can vary between $42,500 to $396,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 660 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as computer scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for computer scientists in US West Region: Microsoft ($267,000 a year), Adobe ($259,500 a year), and Lawrence Livermore National Secu ($158,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for computer scientists in US West Region: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($259,500 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($170,500 a year), and Seattle Metro Area, WA ($159,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.