Research Scientist salary in Gaithersburg, MD

Average salary
$83,000/yr
Based on 25 income tax records
$49,500
$141,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$84K
$49,500
$141,000
How much do Research Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist is $83,000 per year. This is based on data from 25 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Scientist salary can vary between $49,500 to $141,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, Montgomery County, MD
51 income tax records
$113,500/yr
$56K – $189K
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State Of Maryland, Montgomery County, MD
12 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$41K – $84K

Research Scientist demographics in Gaithersburg, MD

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48% are single
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52% are married
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44% have kids
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44% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Scientists in Gaithersburg, MD

25 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research scientist in Gaithersburg, MD is $83,000 per year. Research scientist salaries in Gaithersburg, MD can vary between $49,500 to $141,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 25 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research scientist.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research scientists near Gaithersburg, MD: Frederick, MD ($110,000 a year), Silver Spring, MD ($105,000 a year), and Ellicott City, MD ($96,500 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.