Scientist salary in Atlanta, GA

Average salary
$87,000/yr
Based on 99 income tax records
$32,500
$185,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$67K
 
$92K
 
$126K
$32,500
$185,000
How much do Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Scientist is $87,000 per year. This is based on data from 99 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $32,500 to $185,000 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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Scientist salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, DeKalb County, GA
33 income tax records
$97,500/yr
$65K – $146K
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Emory University, DeKalb County, GA
27 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$28K – $154K

Scientist demographics in Atlanta, GA

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53% are single
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47% are married
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39% have kids
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61% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Atlanta, GA

99 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Atlanta, GA is $87,000 per year. Scientist salaries in Atlanta, GA can vary between $32,500 to $185,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 99 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Atlanta, GA: Farragut, TN ($141,500 a year), Oak Ridge, TN ($111,500 a year), and Knoxville, TN ($108,500 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.