Research Scientist salary in Austin, TX

Average salary
$58,500/yr
Based on 90 income tax records
Total salary range: is $45,000 - $85,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Research Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist is $58,500 per year. This is based on data from 90 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Scientist salary can vary between $30,500 to $151,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Scientist salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Katy, TX
11 income tax records
$126,500/yr
$62K – $156K
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Sugar Land, TX
13 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$66K – $135K
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Austin, TX
90 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$45K – $85K
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San Antonio, TX
54 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$44K – $72K
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Houston, TX
160 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$43K – $69K
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College Station, TX
19 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$44K – $57K
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Fort Worth, TX
10 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$40K – $65K

Research Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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The University Of Texas At Austin, Travis County, TX
40 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$44K – $76K

Research Scientist demographics in Austin, TX

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53% are single
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47% are married
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33% have kids
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33% own a home

Research Scientist salaries by age in Austin, TX

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$21,500
$43,000
$64,500
$86,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Research Scientists in Austin, TX

90 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research scientist in Austin, TX is $58,500 per year. Research scientist salaries in Austin, TX can vary between $30,500 to $151,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 90 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research scientist.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research scientists near Austin, TX: Katy, TX ($126,500 a year), Sugar Land, TX ($73,500 a year), and Austin, TX ($58,500 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.