Research Scientist salary in Alameda County, CA

Average salary
$116,500/yr
Based on 253 income tax records
$40,500
$343,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$102K
 
$129K
 
$128K
 
$116K
$40,500
$343,000
How much do Research Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist is $116,500 per year. This is based on data from 253 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Scientist salary can vary between $40,500 to $343,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Scientist salary by location

Research Scientist salary by company

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Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Lawrence Livermore National Secu, Alameda County, CA
34 income tax records
$133,000/yr
$101K – $168K
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University Of California, Alameda County, CA
51 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$23K – $136K

Research Scientist demographics in Alameda County, CA

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44% are single
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56% are married
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32% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Scientists in Alameda County, CA

253 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research scientist in Alameda County, CA is $116,500 per year. Research scientist salaries in Alameda County, CA can vary between $40,500 to $343,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 253 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research scientist.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research scientists in Alameda County, CA: Los Altos, CA ($218,500 a year), Alameda, CA ($167,500 a year), and San Jose, CA ($166,000 a year).
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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.