Physicist salary in Washington Metro Area, DC

Average salary
$122,000/yr
Based on 92 income tax records
$57,000
$197,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$96K
 
$121K
 
$136K
 
$140K
$57,000
$197,000
How much do Physicists make?
The average total salary for a Physicist is $122,000 per year. This is based on data from 92 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Physicist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Physicist salary can vary between $57,000 to $197,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Physicist demographics in Washington Metro Area, DC

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35% are single
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65% are married
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35% have kids
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53% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Physicists in Washington Metro Area, DC

92 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a physicist in Washington Metro Area, DC is $122,000 per year. Physicist salaries in Washington Metro Area, DC can vary between $57,000 to $197,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 92 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as physicist.
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.