Research Scientist salary in New York

Average salary
Based on 750 income tax records
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How much do Research Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist is $72,500 per year. This is based on data from 750 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Scientist salary can vary between $35,000 to $247,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Research Scientist salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Google, New York
19 income tax records
$146K – $688K
IBM, New York
39 income tax records
$126K – $300K
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, New York
19 income tax records
$101K – $210K
Brookhaven National Laboratory B, New York
11 income tax records
$79K – $162K
Corning, New York
12 income tax records
$79K – $166K
The City Of New York, New York
18 income tax records
$70K – $152K
State Of New York, New York
82 income tax records
$45K – $123K
New York University, New York
20 income tax records
$45K – $83K
Weill Cornell Medicine, New York
21 income tax records
$49K – $158K
Columbia University, New York
71 income tax records
$38K – $96K
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
27 income tax records
$43K – $103K
Research Foundation For Mental H, New York
11 income tax records
$22K – $119K
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, New York
37 income tax records
$34K – $81K
Health Research, New York
14 income tax records
$36K – $85K
Albert Einstein Com, New York
14 income tax records
$38K – $92K
SUNY RF, New York
41 income tax records
$31K – $75K

Research Scientist demographics in New York

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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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32% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Scientists in New York

750 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research scientist in New York is $72,500 per year. Research scientist salaries in New York can vary between $35,000 to $247,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 750 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research scientists in New York: Google ($423,000 a year), IBM ($171,000 a year), and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals ($143,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research scientists in New York: White Plains, NY ($165,500 a year), Brooklyn, NY ($84,500 a year), and Schenectady, NY ($82,500 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.