Research Scientist salary in Tennessee

Average salary
$72,000/yr
Based on 189 income tax records
$25,500
$151,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$25,500
$151,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Research Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist is $72,000 per year. This is based on data from 189 TurboTax users who reported their job as Research Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Scientist salary can vary between $25,500 to $151,000 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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Farragut, TN
13 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$85K – $119K
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Knoxville, TN
47 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$70K – $111K
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Memphis, TN
39 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$50K – $67K
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Nashville, TN
32 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$43K – $63K

Research Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Utbattelle, Tennessee
51 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$89K – $125K
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St Jude Childrens Res Hosp, Tennessee
41 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$54K – $83K
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Vanderbilt University Medical Ce, Tennessee
16 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$43K – $66K
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Vanderbilt University, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$47K – $61K
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The University Of Tennessee, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$42K – $59K

Research Scientist demographics in Tennessee

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37% are single
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63% are married
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48% have kids
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48% own a home

Research Scientist salaries by age in Tennessee

$0
$27,750
$55,500
$83,250
$111,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Research Scientists in Tennessee

189 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research scientist in Tennessee is $72,000 per year. Research scientist salaries in Tennessee can vary between $25,500 to $151,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 189 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research scientists in Tennessee: Utbattelle ($108,500 a year), St Jude Childrens Res Hosp ($64,500 a year), and Vanderbilt University Medical Ce ($51,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research scientists in Tennessee: Farragut, TN ($108,500 a year), Knoxville, TN ($96,000 a year), and Memphis, TN ($56,000 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.