Scientist salary in Altadena, CA

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Based on 10 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Scientist is $152,500 per year. This is based on data from 10 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $89,500 to $189,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Scientist salary by location

Scientist salary by company

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California Institute Of, Los Angeles County, CA
54 income tax records
$53K – $201K
Amgen, Los Angeles County, CA
15 income tax records
$67K – $194K
Kite Pharma, Los Angeles County, CA
11 income tax records
$70K – $253K
TriNet, Los Angeles County, CA
14 income tax records
$56K – $216K
Beckman Research Institute, Los Angeles County, CA
12 income tax records
$55K – $257K
Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles County, CA
13 income tax records
$55K – $129K
One Lambda, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$44K – $128K
University Of Southern, Los Angeles County, CA
15 income tax records
$26K – $166K
University Of California, Los Angeles County, CA
37 income tax records
$27K – $120K

Scientist demographics in Altadena, CA

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20% are single
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80% are married
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60% have kids
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80% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Altadena, CA

10 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Altadena, CA is $152,500 per year. Scientist salaries in Altadena, CA can vary between $89,500 to $189,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 10 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for scientists near Altadena, CA: California Institute Of ($127,000 a year), Amgen ($119,000 a year), and Kite Pharma ($117,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Altadena, CA: Solana Beach, CA ($205,000 a year), Altadena, CA ($152,500 a year), and Newbury Park, CA ($146,000 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.