Research Scientist salary in New York Metro Area, NY

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Based on 773 income tax records
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How much do Research Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist is $80,000 per year. This is based on data from 773 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Scientist salary can vary between $38,000 to $303,000 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

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Google, New York County, NY
14 income tax records
$156K – $688K
IBM, Westchester County, NY
27 income tax records
$126K – $283K
Brookhaven National Laboratory B, Suffolk County, NY
10 income tax records
$79K – $156K
Weill Cornell Medicine, New York County, NY
18 income tax records
$49K – $220K
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York County, NY
19 income tax records
$43K – $79K
Columbia University, New York County, NY
67 income tax records
$38K – $90K
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, New York County, NY
26 income tax records
$38K – $69K
SUNY RF, Suffolk County, NY
12 income tax records
$35K – $75K

Research Scientist demographics in New York Metro Area, NY

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51% are single
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49% are married
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32% have kids
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30% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Scientists in New York Metro Area, NY

773 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research scientist in New York Metro Area, NY is $80,000 per year. Research scientist salaries in New York Metro Area, NY can vary between $38,000 to $303,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 773 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research scientists near New York Metro Area, NY: Google ($411,000 a year), IBM ($171,000 a year), and Brookhaven National Laboratory B ($121,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research scientists near New York Metro Area, NY: Jersey City, NJ ($203,500 a year), White Plains, NY ($165,500 a year), and Lexington, MA ($147,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.