Based on 3,305 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Research Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Research Scientist is $81,000 per year. This is based on data from 3,305 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Research Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Research Scientist salary can vary between $31,000 to $335,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location.