Researcher salary in US West Region

Average salary
$77,500/yr
Based on 2,322 income tax records
$25,000
$316,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$41K
 
$64K
 
$86K
 
$103K
 
$83K
$25,000
$316,500
How much do Researchers make?
The average total salary for a Researcher is $77,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,322 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Researcher and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Researcher salary can vary between $25,000 to $316,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Researcher salary by location

Researcher salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Google, US West Region
44 income tax records
$343,000/yr
$222K – $555K
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Microsoft, US West Region
60 income tax records
$292,500/yr
$144K – $670K
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IBM, US West Region
11 income tax records
$167,000/yr
$63K – $198K
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Lawrence Livermore National Secu, US West Region
19 income tax records
$153,000/yr
$101K – $184K
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Genentech, US West Region
30 income tax records
$145,000/yr
$82K – $259K
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Rand, US West Region
16 income tax records
$135,500/yr
$32K – $169K
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TriNet, US West Region
29 income tax records
$117,500/yr
$41K – $234K
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Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, US West Region
13 income tax records
$117,000/yr
$84K – $182K
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Ntess, US West Region
14 income tax records
$111,000/yr
$100K – $135K
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Triad National Security, US West Region
18 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$59K – $151K
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Alliance For Sustainable Energ, US West Region
36 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$52K – $120K
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National Finance Center, US West Region
12 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$60K – $122K
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US Department Of Defense, US West Region
35 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$55K – $160K
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State Of California, US West Region
21 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$48K – $114K
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American Institutes For, US West Region
13 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$42K – $135K
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California Institute Of, US West Region
17 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$54K – $130K
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University Of Utah, US West Region
18 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$36K – $122K
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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, US West Region
12 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$48K – $151K
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University Of Oregon, US West Region
10 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$29K – $95K
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The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University, US West Region
103 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$28K – $138K
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Oregon Health & Science University, US West Region
18 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$34K – $85K
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University Of Southern, US West Region
18 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$31K – $116K
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University Of Washington, US West Region
63 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$22K – $92K
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Colorado State University, US West Region
10 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$39K – $89K
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Arizona State University, US West Region
11 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$27K – $111K
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Oregon State University, US West Region
10 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$20K – $91K
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University Of Arizona, US West Region
26 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$30K – $83K

Researcher demographics in US West 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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50% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Researchers in US West Region

2,322 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a researcher in US West Region is $77,500 per year. Researcher salaries in US West Region can vary between $25,000 to $316,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,322 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as researcher.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for researchers in US West Region: Google ($343,000 a year), Microsoft ($292,500 a year), and IBM ($167,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for researchers in US West Region: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($116,000 a year), Santa Cruz Metro Area, CA ($100,500 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($100,000 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.