Scientist salary in Boulder Metro Area, CO

Average salary
$89,000/yr
Based on 134 income tax records
$30,500
$168,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$78K
 
$96K
 
$131K
 
$121K
$30,500
$168,000
How much do Scientists make?
The average total salary for a Scientist is $89,000 per year. This is based on data from 134 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Scientist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Scientist salary can vary between $30,500 to $168,000 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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National Finance Center, Boulder County, CO
10 income tax records
$134,000/yr
$104K – $164K
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University Of California, Boulder County, CO
28 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$41K – $143K

Scientist demographics in Boulder Metro Area, CO

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43% are single
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57% are married
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37% have kids
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66% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Scientists in Boulder Metro Area, CO

134 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a scientist in Boulder Metro Area, CO is $89,000 per year. Scientist salaries in Boulder Metro Area, CO can vary between $30,500 to $168,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 134 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as scientist.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for scientists near Boulder Metro Area, CO: Golden, CO ($125,500 a year), Lafayette, CO ($109,500 a year), and Erie, CO ($99,500 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.