Research Scientist salary in US Northeast Region

Average salary
$76,500/yr
Based on 2,651 income tax records
$33,000
$228,500
Age:
Average salary by age
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$101K
$33,000
$228,500
How much do Research Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist is $76,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,651 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Scientist salary can vary between $33,000 to $228,500 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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Google, US Northeast Region
32 income tax records
$391,500/yr
$146K – $712K
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IBM, US Northeast Region
45 income tax records
$173,000/yr
$126K – $300K
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ExxonMobil, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$153,000/yr
$113K – $176K
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Biogen Ma, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$148,500/yr
$111K – $201K
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Merck Sharp & Dohme Federal Credit Union, US Northeast Region
29 income tax records
$147,500/yr
$77K – $303K
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Siemens, US Northeast Region
16 income tax records
$141,500/yr
$62K – $191K
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E R Squibb Sons, US Northeast Region
30 income tax records
$138,000/yr
$101K – $259K
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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, US Northeast Region
24 income tax records
$132,500/yr
$101K – $285K
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Pfizer, US Northeast Region
18 income tax records
$130,500/yr
$73K – $221K
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Boehringer Ingelheim, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$124,500/yr
$94K – $374K
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals, US Northeast Region
27 income tax records
$122,000/yr
$73K – $233K
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Brookhaven National Laboratory B, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$121,500/yr
$60K – $162K
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Glaxosmithkline, US Northeast Region
19 income tax records
$113,500/yr
$72K – $216K
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John L. Scott, US Northeast Region
29 income tax records
$111,000/yr
$74K – $157K
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TriNet, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$108,000/yr
$58K – $228K
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Emd Serono Research, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$105,500/yr
$80K – $140K
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Insperity, US Northeast Region
13 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$68K – $175K
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US Department Of Defense, US Northeast Region
28 income tax records
$103,000/yr
$54K – $167K
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Corning, US Northeast Region
14 income tax records
$94,500/yr
$79K – $166K
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The City Of New York, US Northeast Region
18 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$70K – $152K
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Colgate Palmolive Company, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$73K – $95K
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The Broad Institute, US Northeast Region
43 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$39K – $141K
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State Of New York, US Northeast Region
82 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$45K – $123K
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State Of New Jersey, US Northeast Region
12 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$56K – $94K
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Carnegie Mellon University, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$49K – $116K
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New York University, US Northeast Region
22 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$39K – $83K
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Weill Cornell Medicine, US Northeast Region
23 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$34K – $158K
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Research Foundation For Mental H, US Northeast Region
13 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$22K – $119K
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Boston University, US Northeast Region
18 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$24K – $106K
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Columbia University, US Northeast Region
90 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$38K – $109K
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Mount Sinai Hospital, US Northeast Region
29 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$43K – $103K
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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer, US Northeast Region
39 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$38K – $105K
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, US Northeast Region
25 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$45K – $165K
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Dartmouth College, US Northeast Region
18 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$50K – $77K
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Rutgers University, US Northeast Region
19 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$49K – $90K
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Temple University, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$46K – $83K
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Boston Children's Hospital, US Northeast Region
24 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$34K – $76K
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Princeton University Treasurers, US Northeast Region
21 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$37K – $81K
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Health Research, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$36K – $85K
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Harvard University, US Northeast Region
71 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$23K – $97K
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Albert Einstein Com, US Northeast Region
17 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$38K – $92K
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Howard Hughes Medical Institute, US Northeast Region
11 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$27K – $62K
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Brown University, US Northeast Region
10 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$32K – $59K
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Yale University, US Northeast Region
64 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$28K – $105K
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SUNY RF, US Northeast Region
43 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$31K – $75K
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Trustees Of The University Of, US Northeast Region
52 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$24K – $82K
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Brigham And Women's Hospital, US Northeast Region
46 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$35K – $93K
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State Of Massachusetts, US Northeast Region
15 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$42K – $149K
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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical, US Northeast Region
14 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$35K – $118K
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University Of Pittsburgh, US Northeast Region
40 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$25K – $65K

Research Scientist demographics in US Northeast Region

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48% are single
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52% are married
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36% have kids
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39% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Research Scientists in US Northeast Region

2,651 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a research scientist in US Northeast Region is $76,500 per year. Research scientist salaries in US Northeast Region can vary between $33,000 to $228,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,651 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as research scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for research scientists in US Northeast Region: Google ($391,500 a year), IBM ($173,000 a year), and ExxonMobil ($153,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for research scientists in US Northeast Region: Bridgeport Metro Area, CT ($101,500 a year), Worcester Metro Area, MA ($98,000 a year), and Providence Metro Area, RI ($87,500 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.