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Forensic Scientist salary in the United States

Average salary
$63,000/yr
Average per year
$63,000
Average per year
$63,000
$35,500
Based on 520 income tax records
$112,000
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Average per year
$63,000
Average per year
$63,000
$35,500
Based on 520 income tax records
$112,000
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Salary by company

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Average salary per year
Salary range

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Chicago Metro Area, IL
17 income tax records
$106,000/yr
$81K – $115K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
25 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$69K – $91K
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New York Metro Area, NY
13 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$63K – $98K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
12 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$56K – $80K
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Phoenix Metro Area, AZ
16 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$50K – $75K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
12 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$50K – $75K
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Philadelphia Metro Area, PA
17 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$51K – $67K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
10 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$52K – $63K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
14 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$46K – $66K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
14 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$45K – $59K

Forensic Scientist demographics

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49% are single
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51% are married
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42% have kids
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62% own a home

Forensic Scientist salaries by age

$0
$20,625
$41,250
$61,875
$82,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Forensic Scientists

520 full-time salaries from 2019
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